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Robert Frank KELLS

Regimental number2848
Place of birthN/A New Zealand
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressLake Side via Boulder, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation43
Next of kinWife, Mrs Mary Ann Kells, Lake Side via Boulder, Western Australia
Enlistment date31 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 29 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 August 1917
Date of death28 December 1938
Place of burialSpringvale Cemetery

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