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6 May 1916 at 337 Glasgow Road, Hamilton, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Named after his paternal grandfather.
591 Antrim Parachute Squadron RE
Ringway Parachute Training Course 69B.
Son of Henry Kelly (1885-1976)
a coal cutting machineman,
and his wife Helen Gold McLean (1883-1971)
m.31 Dec 1913 Blantyre, Lanarkshire.
William Alexander Kelly and Margaret Noone,
Thomas MacLean and Helen Gold.
Brother of Helen Gold Kelly (1914-2008)
Audrey Joan Isaacson (1922-1998) in 1943 Ely Cambridgeshire.
His widow remarried in 1947 to Mr Albert W. Jacobs. in Ely, Cambridgeshire.
6 June 1944 aged 28 . He was executed while held captive as a prisoner of war at Chateau de Grangues
His body was interred at Chateau de Grangues, then later reinterred in 1945 at Ranville War Cemetery plot 3A, row F grave no.2, after a war crimes investigation.
Cemetery / Memorial:
Named on the Grangues memorial stone at L'Eglise de Notre Dame et de Saint Roch, Grangues, Calvados.
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