Colville Oliver Parslow

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Colville Oliver Parslow
Personal Information
Date of Birth 31 May 1914
Place of Birth Kelmscott, Western Australia
Death 14 Jan 1951
Age at Enlistment 26 years, 9 months
Occupation Barrister & Solicitor
Religion Roman Catholic
Address 5 Gregory street, Northam, Western Australia
Next of Kin Mother , Mrs. Mary Parslow
Military Information
Reg Number W91045
Date of Enlistment 17 Feb 1941
Rank Private
Post War Details
Fate Remained in Australia

Pre War

Electoral Roll entries: 1936 at 49 Wright street, North Perth, Law Clerk; 1937 at Recreation Hotel Boulder, law clerk

War Service

Colville enlisted in the CMF on 17 Feb 1941 and was called up for full time service on 6 Jul 1943. On 14 May 1942 Colville married Madeline Mary (Mollie) McAdam in Fremantle.

On 27 Aug 1943 he was transferred to Western Command Recruit Reception & General Details Depot for discharge as he was considered unfit for the duties of his Corps. Colville was discharged on 30 Aug 1943.

Post War

Electoral Roll entries: 1943 at 20 London Court, Perth, solicitor; 1949 at 74 Mounts Bay road, Perth, solicitor. Mollie died 8 Oct 2011 in Gwelup aged 97.


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