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Robert Kelly

Rank: Private
Street: 77 Milnbank Road
Town/Village: Dundee, Scotland
Civil Parish:
Catholic Parish:
Alternative Address: Co. Longford
Census 1901:
Census 1911:
Regiment/Unit: Black Watch (Royal Highlanders), 4th Battalion, 'C' Company
Regiment Number: 202774
Date of Death: 14-05-1920
Cause: Died of complication of wounds
Memorial: Dundee (Balgay) Cemetery, Dundee

Robert was born in Co. Longford c.1883. He was married to Jeannie Smith of 77 Milnbank Road, Dundee. 

Pte Kelly enlisted in February 1917, earned the Silver War Badge in addition to the British War Medal and Victory Medal, although he appears to have been discharged in November 1917, likely as a result of a gunshot wound he received to the head during service, and which caused the seizures that lead to his death.


Parents Names: Son of John Kelly and Mary Heaney.

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