PALFREY Edward George
Regiment : 1st Battalion Grenadier Guards
Service number : 12827
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Died of wounds aged 29 on 5th April 1918
Buried : Gezaincourt Communal Cemetery Extension, France, Grave I. J. 10.
Birthplace : Pershore, Worcestershire, enlisted Worcester
Relatives : Eldest son of Charles and Emily Palfrey, of Pershore, Worcestershire
Memorial : Pershore Abbey
Also appears on : Pershore C of E School now in Pershore Working Men's Club.
Additional information on the memorial: Grenadier Guards.
Head Street, Pershore. Lieut. 1st Grenadier Guards. Father worked for Pettifer for some time. Now at Cheltenhams Brewery. Went out 1914. Died of wounds April 5th 1916.
Additional information from Pershore Parish Records, Holy Cross, Film No 216/7, available at Worcestershire Archives.
Trudy Burge has created the WW1 Pershore website to commemorate the men from Pershore who served their country from 1914 to 1918: