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S.J. Kelly

  • Service number
    9246 Public - Dale - Researcher - 26 December 2018 - 2nd N.Z.E.F. Nominal Roll
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
    • World War II, 1939-1945 AWMM
    • World War I 1914-1918 Public - Dale - Researcher - 26 December 2018 - Other profile on Cenotaph database

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    • S.J. AWMM
    • Sydney John Public - Dale - Researcher - 26 December 2018 - 2nd N.Z.E.F. Nominal Roll
  • Surname
    • Kelly AWMM
    • Kelly Public - Dale - Researcher - 26 December 2018 - 2nd N.Z.E.F. Nominal Roll
    • Died 22 November, 1959 Public - Dale - Researcher - 26 December 2018 - NZ BDM Index
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    9246 Public - Dale - Researcher - 26 December 2018 - 2nd N.Z.E.F. Nominal Roll
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    7 February 1895 AWMM WintonSouthland AWMM
    Winton, Southland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    • WW2 School teacher/Civilian AWMM
      InvercargillSouthland AWMM
    • Appears on the To J 40 WWII Nominal Roll. Major. 23 Canto. Married. Place of enlistment: Kaikohe. Public - Dale - Researcher - 26 December 2018 - 2nd N.Z.E.F. Nominal Roll
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    Ross, A. (1959). 23 Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

Contributors

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26 December 2018DaleAucklandResearcher
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