Roll of Honour Brian Colden Antill Pockley

Also known as Brien Colden Antill Pockley
Rank Captain
Unit Australian Naval and Military Expeditionary Force
Service Australian Imperial Force
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918
Conflict Eligibility Date First World War, 1914-1921
Date of Death 11 September 1914
Place of Death German New Guinea
Cause of Death Died of wounds
Age at Death 24
Place of Association Wahroonga, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Cemetery or Memorial Details Bita Paka War Cemetery, Bita Paka, Rabaul, East New Britain, Papua New Guinea
Source AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army
Notes Captain Pockley was originally commemorated on panel number 183, and is now listed on panel number 188.

Location on the Roll of Honour

Brian Colden Antill Pockley's name is located at panel 188 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).


Roll of Honour circular

For the First World War the circulars were forms sent to next of kin seeking details regarding the deceased. They form the basis of the card indexes from which the original Roll of Honour was compiled.

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Personal Service Records

For information about obtaining service records please see National Archives of Australia - Personal service records .

War Graves

The Office of Australian War Graves has the location and other information about war graves and memorials. Search the records of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission for details about First and Second World War graves.

Roll of Honour name projection

Brian Colden Antill Pockley's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Thu 17 August 2023 at 1:20am
  • Tue 17 October 2023 at 9:02pm
  • Wed 07 February 2024 at 1:04am
  • Sat 25 May 2024 at 5:54am

These dates and times are estimates. Please note that previous advised times on this site have recently been changed to ensure that early evening projections are clearly visible and not affected by twilight. The actual time of projection could also change as a result of weather and other factors, so it is advisable to check closer to the date. In the rare event of a temporary loss of electrical power, the names scheduled for display in that period will not appear until the next time listed.