COLL, Daniel M
(Service number 29148)

Aliases D M (second initial not recorded)
First Rank private Last Rank Lance Corporal


Date 28 February 1886 Place of Birth Pleasant Point

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation farmer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status single
Next of Kin James Coll(father) Fairlie, Canterbury
Religion Roman Catholic
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with New Zealand Armed Forces (?) Served in
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation NZ Expeditionary Force
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 18th Reinforcements, Canterbury Infantry Battalion, C Company
Date 11 October 1916
Transport HMNZT 67, Tofua
Embarked From Wellington Destination Plymouth, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With Canterbury Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion

Military Awards

Service Medals
Military Awards

Award Circumstances and Date

No information

Prisoner of War Information

Date of Capture
Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
PoW Serial Number
PoW Camps
Days Interned
Liberation Date


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 28 March 1918 Age 33
Place of Death Somme, France
Cause KIA
Memorial or Cemetery Grevillers (NZ) Memorial, Grevillers BritishCemetery , Pas-de-Calais, France
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials On Memorial wall, Timaru; Ashwick Flat War Memorial (as D Coll); Fairlie War Memorial

Biographical Notes

son of James Coll, Fairlie and CatherineCollWilmhurstSt, Temuka. Other brothers served, James Coll 25/961, William Coll 68574


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