Thursday, 4 June 2015

Kelly, Malachy - Private (14051)

Private Malachy Kelly
6th Battalion,
The Buffs (East Kent Regiment)
Killed in Action,
7th September 1918,
Age 27,
Buried Saulcourt Churchyard Extension Guyencourt-Saulcourt

Newspaper Report:

News has been received of the death in action of Private Malachi Kelly, 6th East Kents.  
The deceased soldier was formerly employed at Messrs. Crossley Whewell's, Reed Makers, Church, resided at 20, Edward Street, baxenden, and leaves a wife and one child.
His name is on the Roll of Honour at St. Mary's R.C. Church, Bury Road, Haslingden.

Newspaper Memorials:

In memory of my dear husband, Malachy, (6th Buffs), killed, 7th September 1918.

"I think of him in silence,
But not with outward show,
For the heart that mourns sincerely,
Mourns silently and low."

From his loving wife and little daughter,
Gladys, 20 Edward Street, Baxenden,

"Too good and true to be forgotten."

His sister in law, Lizzie.