Monthly Archives: October 2014

Leo de Orellana Tollemache-Tollemache (1879–1914)

Captain Leo de Orellana Tollemache-Tollemache, 1st Battalion, The Lincolnshire Regiment, was a professional soldier in the Regular Army.  He was the sixth son of the second marriage of the Reverend Ralph William Lyonel Tollemache, a clergyman who distinguished himself by … Continue reading

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William Samuel Hudson Palmer (1896–1917)

“FLY ON, DEAR BOY, FROM THIS DARK WORLD OF STRIFE ON TO THE LAND OF PROMISE, INTO ETERNAL LIFE” William Samuel Hudson Palmer was born on 23 October 1896 at 119 London Street (sic), Kingston upon Thames, the only son … Continue reading

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