KELLY, Leonora Flight
(Service number 22/336)

Aliases Nora
First Rank Nurse Last Rank


Date Unknown Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Nurse
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin Mrs M. WATSON (sister), Bank of New South Wales, Bull's
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

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
Transport Maheno
Embarked From Wellington Destination Sea
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

Service Medals British War Medal; Victory Medal
Military Awards

Award Circumstances and Date

No information

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Date of Capture
Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
PoW Serial Number
PoW Camps
Days Interned
Liberation Date


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


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
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

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.


Cenotaph Database [10 August 2014]

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