George James Pallett (MBE)

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George James Pallett (MBE)
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Plaque Information
Date of Birth Not known
Age at Death 88 years
Transcription In Loving Memory of George James Pallett (MBE) Born 1908 Died 26/03/1996 Aged 88 Years

Early Life

George James Pallett was born on 6 November 1907 in Lambeth, London. His parents were James and Maude Pallett.


In 1931 George married his 1st wife, Laura Goodfellow, in Southwark London. In 1950 he married his 2nd wife Lily Lynne Pallett nee Bennett. He was known to have 1 son (Chris) and 1 daughter (Ann).


During the 1930s George was an athlete who represented England, notably in the long jump at the 1934 British Empire Games in London. In 1968 George was awarded an MBE - late: Higher Executive Officer, Home Office.

Arrival in Australia

He immigrated from England to Australia on 1 December 1967 on the ship "Fairsky"

Electoral Roll Information

According to UK electoral rolls in 1939 George's occupation was a Clerical Officer - CID New Scotland Yard. ARP Warden at Office of CID. Later Australian electoral rolls show that in 1980 George lived at Lot 18 Westborne Road, Roleystone.


George died at the age of 88 on 26 March 1996.

External Links

George and Lynne Pallett's plaque on the | Welcome Wall in Fremantle.

George's listing on Wikipedia: