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Walter Edward KELLEY

Regimental number7818
Place of birthIngham Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressIngham, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, T Kelley, Victoria Estate Herbert River, Ingham, Queensland
Enlistment date31 August 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 September 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, 26th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 31 October 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 24 September 1918
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialHancourt British Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 7), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
76
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Janet KELLEY, Victoria Estate, Queensland. Native of Ingham, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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