760955 Lance Corporal Edward Ducarel Palmer of the 1st/28th Battalion, the London Regiment (The Artist's Rifles). Son of Sir Frederick and Lady Palmer of Newland House, Coleford and The Barton, Martinhoe. Probably born in Belgium - though his birth was registered in Monmouth in the December Quarter of 1897. Died 30 October 1917 aged 20.
The underlining on the Roll of Honour was previously believed to relate to E. G. Edworthy. Our thanks are due to Mavis Cherrill who has proved conclusively that the word "died" which has been added in pencil relates instead to the Edward Palmer mentioned just above the Edworthy name.