Friends of the Somme - Mid Ulster Branch
Coagh - Those That Served
   Private Daniel Kelly
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Dated added: 01/06/2017
Last updated: 29/03/2019
Personal Details
Regiment/Service:
1st Battalion, Irish Guards (British Army)
Date Of Birth:
03/06/1880
Died:
 (Survived The War)
Age:
Summary
Daniel Kelly was the eldest son of Hugh and Rose Kelly. He was born on 3rd June 1880 in Ardboe. He was the second oldest of eight children. They were a farming family who lived in Dromore, Killycolpy. Daniel Kelly enlisted in 1901 and served in the Boer War. He enlisted at the start of WW1 and served with the 1st Battalion of the Irish Guards. He was injured at Festubert but later recovered and returned to the front.
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1 1901 Census lists Kelly family Lists Daniel as age 20 living with the family at house 12.1 in Dromore, Killycolpy, Tyrone
2 1911 Census lists Kelly family Does not list Daniel as living with the family at house 8 in Dromore, Killycolpy, Tyrone
3 Brother - Hugh Kelly Also served in the the war
4 Brother - Hugh Kelly Also served in the the war
Coagh & District in WW1
2018-2020