PALFREY, Edward Francis

Rank: 
Lance Corporal
Unit/Base: 
4 Commando
Police Service: 
Somerset Constabulary
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Armoured Corps
Service: 
Army
Number: 
14241827
Born: 
Friday, December 5, 1919
Died : 
Sunday, June 20, 1982
Place died: 
Somerset
Edward Palfrey 4 Commando
Lance Corporal Edward Palfrey, 'F' Troop, was wounded 6 June 1944 during operations in Normandy. He had volunteered for the Commandos as part of the Police Intakes. In 1939 he was a Police Constable residing 97 Benedict Street, Glastonbury. Post war member of the Commando Association.
 
Sources
Casualty Lists / National Archives file WO417/1827.
The 1939 Register covering Glastonbury.
Commando Association newsletter 98 (19).
[Image] Cropped from No. 4 Commando Gallery photo titled 'No.4 Commando F troop Falmouth 1943'.
 

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