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John KELSALL

Regimental number1248
Place of birthLancashire England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressHopton, Brentwood, Mount Eden, Auckland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinSister, Miss Mary Kelsall, Hopton, Brentwood, Mount Eden, Auckland
Enlistment date26 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll31 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 1 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of wounds 4 November 1917
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialNo known grave
Commemoration detailsJerusalem Memorial, Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
3
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward and Elizabeth KELSALL. Native of Hornby, Lancs, England

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