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James O'Neill KELLY

Regimental number7036
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTimber clerk
Address19 Ramsden Street, Clifton Hill, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinSister, Miss E Kelly, 13 Princess Terrace St Kilda Road, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date30 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 5 November 1917
Age at death from cemetery records37
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XII, EE, Grave No. 18), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James Fitzroy and Laura KELLY. Native of Footscray, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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