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Palin-Evans, Peter Nelson St Clair (1919-1942)

Sherborne School, UK, Book of Remembrance for former pupils who died in the Second World War, 1939-1945.


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Credit: Sherborne School Archives, Abbey Road, Sherborne, Dorset, UK, DT9 3AP.


Details: Peter Nelson St Clair Palin-Evans (1919-1942), formerly Peter Palin Evans, born 9 July 1919, son of John Richard Palin-Evans and Dorothea Palin-Evans, of Churt, Farnham, Surrey.


Attended Amesbury School, Hindhead, Surrey.


Attended Sherborne School (School House) January 1933-December 1935.




WW2, Lieutenant, ‘A’ Squadron, 11th Hussars, Royal Armoured Corps. Killed in action at El Alamein on 24 October 1942, aged 23.


Commemorated at:

Alamein Memorial, Egypt, Column 19,-...


Sherborne School: War Memorial Staircase; Book of Remembrance.

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