KELLAND, William John
(Service number 83779)
|First Rank||Last Rank|
|Date||11 July 1882||Place of Birth||Timaru|
|Address at Enlistment||Northdown, Timaru|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||Mr Edward KELLAND (father), Northdown, Timaru|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
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|Date||23 November 1956||Age||74 years|
|Place of Death|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Timaru Cemetery|
|Memorial Reference||General Section, Row 57, Plot 1312|
|New Zealand Memorials|
William John Kelland, born in 1882 at Timaru, was the son of Edward and Annie Kelland. He was a farm manager at Southdown, Timaru, when he was called up and enlisted in 1917.
Timaru Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [17 July 2017]
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