The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private J Kelly


Private John KELLY, 205430, 10th  Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, (formerly 4542/340376, Northumberland Fusiliers), killed in action, Flanders France, death assumed 21st September 1917.  

Born Newcastle, Northumberland, son of Edward & Isabella Kelly.

1911 Census - 13 Bolivar Place, Gateshead, County Durham - Edward Kelly, head, age 43, married, Bar Assistant, Licensed Victualler, worker, born Gateshead, County Durham; Isabella Kelly, wife, age 38, married 13 years, 3 children, 1 still alive,  born Gateshead, County Durham; John Kelly, son, age 12,  born Gateshead, County Durham.

Enlisted Newcastle, Northumberland.  Resided Gateshead-on-Tyne, Northumberland. 

Commemorated at Tyne Cot Memorial, Panel 106 to 108, Belgium / Gateshead Roll of Honour

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