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John Reginald KELLY

Regimental number915
Place of birthCobar New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressHillston Road, Wrightville via Cobar, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Kelly, Hillston Road, Wrightville via Cobar, New South Wales
Previous military service41st Aust Infantry
Enlistment date16 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name30th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 9 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll30th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 28 July 1916
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialBologne Eastern Cemetery (Plot VIII, Row A, Grave No. 155), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
117
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and mary KELLY, Hilstone Road, Wrightville, New South Wales

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