Ernest Charles Kelwick


Born 31/12/1895. A Driver. Home address: 13 Ashworth Cottages, Britannia Rd., Sheffield. Son of John Arthur and Elizabeth Kelwick, of 15 Ellen Rd., Sheffield, later of: 96 Solly Street, Sheffield, Yorkshire.

Enlisted as Private 12354 King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry & transferred to RNVR 7/9/14 ; Hawke Bn. 'A' Company 3/5/15-20/6/15 DD.

Reported by KP/150 Petty Officer Cecil Hamshaw: "Saw Kelwick fall midway between our sap & the Turkish trench, a distance of about 30 or 40 yards from our trench. His body was never seen afterwards."

 


 

 

 

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