The AIF Project

Thomas KELLY

Regimental number5386
Place of birthLongreach Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationShearer
AddressBlackall, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs S Gibson, Blackall, Queensland
Enlistment date13 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT SS Hawkes Bay on 20 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 31 May 1917
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialSt. Sever Cemetery Extension (Block P, Plot II, Row K, Grave No. 5B), Rouen, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
56
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Sarah ATCHESON (formerly KELLY), near Railway, Blackall, Queensland, and the late William KELLY. Native of Longreach, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Print format