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James Patrick KILKELLY

Regimental number925
Place of birthDigby Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressHamilton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinSister, Miss Julia B Kilkelly, Goldsmith Street, Hamilton, Victoria
Enlistment date10 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 27 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 29 May 1917
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialStrand Military Cemetery (Plot III, row B, Grave No. 3), Ploegsteert, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
131
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Bartley and Sarah KILKELLY, French Street, Hamilton. Native of Digby, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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