KELLY, Leonora Flight
(Service number 22/336)
|First Rank||Nurse||Last Rank|
|Date||Unknown||Place of Birth|
|Address at Enlistment|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||Mrs M. WATSON (sister), Bank of New South Wales, Bull's|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Expeditionary Force|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||(1) New Zealand Hospital Ship No 1, Maheno (Second Charter) New Zealand Army Nursing Service Corps Ship's Staff; (2) New Zealand Hospital Ship No 1, Maheno (Third departure from New Zealand) New Zealand Army Nursing Service|
|Date||(1) 25 January 1916; (2) 6 May 1916|
|Other Units Served With|
|Last Unit Served With|
|Service Medals||British War Medal; Victory Medal|
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|Date of Capture|
|Where Captured and by Whom|
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
|Date||22 August 1949||Age||79 yrs|
|Place of Death||27 Hamblyn Street, Fitzroy, New Plymouth, Taranaki|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Te Henui Cemetery, New Plymouth|
|New Zealand Memorials|
Leonora Flight KELLY (Nora) was the daughter of John and Anne (nee FLIGHT) KELLY. She nursed at Timaru Hospital. Post-war she was matron of Patea Hospital.
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