Kelaher, James Joseph Patrick (Lance Corporal, b.1877 - d.1915)

Accession Number 1DRL/0391
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm.
Object type Letter
Maker Kelaher, James Joseph
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made 1928
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM93 12/11/750
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

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Collection relating to the service of 1053 Lance Corporal James Joseph Patrick Kelaher, 18 Battalion, Australia, Egypt, Gallipoli, 1915. Collection consists of six photostat copies of letters sent by Lance Corporal Kelaher to family members in Australia. Location of original letters unknown.

History / Summary

Biographical note: 1053 Lance Corporal James Joseph Patrick Kelaher; clerk of petty Sessions; of Tingha and Bathurst, NSW; born Bathurst; educated at the Patrician Brothers school, Bathurst; joined the AIF on 7 May 1915; age at time of death, 38.