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Victory Harold CONLY

Regimental number57663
Place of birthIrisford, Queensland
SchoolInglewood State School, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressEnoggera Terrace, Enoggera, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Weight142 lbs
Next of kinGrandparent, Mrs C. Hullin, Enoggera Terrace, Enoggera, Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military serviceAbout 8 months in the District Guards
Enlistment date10 May 1918
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameQueensland Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Orontes on 5 June 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateDied of disease 18 October 1918
Place of death or woundingSutton Veny, England
Date of death18 October 1918
Age at death21.4
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialSutton Veny (St. John) Churchyard (Plot 361, Row E, Grave No. 13), Wiltshire
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
55
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Herbert and Emily CONLEY. Native of Isisford, Queensland
Other details

War service: England.

Embarked Sydney, 5 June 1918; disembarked Liverpool, England, 11 August 1918; marched into 5th Training Bn, Fovant, 12 August 1918.

Marched into 1st Training Bn, 13 August 1918, and allotted to 6th Bn reinforcements.

Died, Sutton Veny Military Hospital, 18 October 1918 (influenza, and pneumonia).

Buried, St John the Evangelist Cemetery, Sutton Veny, 22 October 1918.

Medal: British War Medal.
SourcesNAA: B2455, CONLY Victory Harold

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