Mark William COLLEY

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COLLEY, Mark William

Service Number: 1632
Enlisted: 3 April 1916, Adelaide, South Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 43rd Infantry Battalion
Born: Humbug Scrub, South Australia, 30 December 1874
Home Town: Littlehampton, Mount Barker, South Australia
Schooling: Woodville Public School & Murdock's Hill Public School
Occupation: Ganger (S.A.R.)
Died: Died of Illness (Pericarditis), Calais, France, 13 April 1917, aged 42 years
Cemetery: Calais Southern Cemetery
Plot F Row 5 Grave 1
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Mount Barker Soldiers' Memorial Hospital Roll of Honor, Mount Barker War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

3 Apr 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Adelaide, South Australia
9 Jun 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 1632, 43rd Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
9 Jun 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 1632, 43rd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Afric, Adelaide

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Biography

Embarkation Roll (static.awm.gov.au) correctly records Surname as COLLEY while the AWM software (www.awm.gov.au) appears to have mistakenly deciphered the original embarkation roll to read CONEY 

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