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Charles Leslie KELLY

Regimental number378
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationClerk
AddressLonglands Street, East Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Alice Kelly, Longlands Street, East Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military service8th Infantry
Enlistment date29 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 12, Reinforcement 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/17/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 19 September 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll378B
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion
FateKilled in Action 28 June 1918
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialBorre British Cemetery (Plot II, Row b, Grave No. 23), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
175
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert James and Alice KELLY, Longlands Streets, East Brisbane, Queensland

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