William James Kelly

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 6552
  • Rank: Lance Corporal
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders
  • Unit/Ship: 2nd Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 21
  • Date of Death: 25.09.1915
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Cambrin Churchyard Extension
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: C.5.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address:
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Lilias Kelly

  • Father:

    Thomas Kelly, 34 Dallfield Walk, Dundee

  • Siblings:

    Lizzie

  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about William James Kelly

William shares a final resting place with Sgt Hugh Tolland, 8900, 2nd Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, who was killed in action, 25.09.1915.

William Kelly   6552   Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders

KELLY___In loving memory of my dear brother, Lance-Corporal William Kelly, No. 6552, 2d Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, killed in action in France, on the 25th September 1915. – Inserted by his sister Lizzy.

Dundee People’s Journal 25th March 1916

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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