Sub Lt. Harry Philip Sketchley Palmer


1898 Jan 15. Born Wolverhampton, Staffordshire

1901 census at The Cavalry Barracks Hampton Court Palace, Hampton Court Green, Hampton (Middlesex), Hampton

1911 census at 283 Fulham Pal. Road, London

1917 Oct 20 Commissioned Sub Lt in RNVR. Serving HMS Nairn

RNVR Record

1920 Dec 13 Joined ADRIC with service no 1245. Posted to F Coy

1921 Apr/Jun Married in Tynemouth, Northumberland to Lily S Hartley

An Ancestry post says that the poster had in their possession a handmade copy of The Tàin by Mary A Hutton with the following inscription:- Presented to A O Jackson August 1921, signed H "Jellicoe" Palmer (by a process of elimination this appears to be him) , Geo. L Harper, A N Other (unreadable), F Coy. Aux. Div. R.I.C., Dublin Castle.

1922 Jan 17. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

Takes out a Seaman's Card

1933 Apr 12. Inland Revenue Department: Clerks, Special Class,

1939 Register Living at 84 Kings Hedges Road , Cambridge M.B., Cambridgeshire,. With wife Lily. He is an Assistant Collector Taxes Inland Revenue Department

1985 Apr Died Cambridge age 88