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John KELLY

Regimental number1044
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressGarden Hill, New Dapto Road, Wollongong, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jane Kelly, Garden Hill, New Dapto Road, Wollongong, New South Wales
Enlistment date6 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board Transport A5 Omrah on 24 September 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Light Trench Mortar Battery
FateReturned to Australia 9 December 1918
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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