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Conley, E., Stkr 1st Cl., 1915
On the Helles Memorial is the name of SS/107360 Stoker 1st Class Edward Conley, serving with the Royal Navy who died 04/06/1915.

Colin Boyd has submitted the following:

Edward was born on 5th November 1885 and enlisted in the Royal Navy on 2nd July 1908 when his next of kin was his sister, Mrs. Maria Montgomery living at 13, Northumberland Street, North Shields. Edward was placed in the Royal Fleet Reserve on 29th June 1913 and joined the Hood Battalion on 17th September 1914. He was posted as missing assumed killed in action in Gallipoli on 4th June 1915.

Edward Conley is remembered in Tynemouth on T36.14 page 8

The CWGC entry for Stoker Conley

If you know more about this person, please send the details to janet@newmp.org.uk