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John William KELLY

Regimental number3048
Place of birthCharleville Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationDrapers assistant
AddressClub Hotel, Brandon Ayr, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, J J Kelly, Club Hotel, Brandon Ayr, Queensland
Enlistment date13 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 5 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll47th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 7 June 1917
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialKandahar Farm Cemetery (Plot II, Row A, Grave No. 35), Neuve-Eglise, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
143
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Ellen KELLY, Gaythorn Road, Albion, Brisbane, Queensland. Native of Charleville, Queensland

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