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Edward Mitchell KELLY

Regimental number2928
Place of birthChristchurch, New Zealand
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMotor driver
AddressKings Head Hotel, Elizabeth Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation42
Next of kinSon, Master Leicester Kelly, Avenue Road, Hastings, New Zealand
Enlistment date10 June 1916
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name54th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/71/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 25 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 January 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*second given name two spellings Mitchell and Michael
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death21 August 1948

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