Photograph courtesy of Jon
Born: 26th March 1903, Carlisle, Cumberland.
Died: 4th April 1944; age: 41; of a Cerebral Hemorrhage, at St. Pancras, London.
Residence: 62, Romney Road, Ipswich.
Occupation: an Aeroplane Instrument Maker, at the Aeroplane & Armament Experimental Establishment, MoD Boscombe Down, Wiltshire.
Rank: Flight Sergeant; Service Number: 335218.
Regiment: Royal Air Force.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Peter & Mary Jane Kelly; husband of Doris May Kelly,
1911 36, Abbey Street, Carlisle, Cumberland.
Robert was 8 years and living with his parents & siblings.
Peter Kelly, 48, a Blacksmith – Railway Company, born Lockerbie, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.
Mary Jane Kelly (nee Bradshaw), 48, born Carlisle, Cumberland.
John Kelly, 21, a Clerk – Cumberland County Council, born Dalmuir, Glasgow.
Margaret Kelly, 18, born Carlisle.
Mary Jane Kelly, 16, a Book Keeper – Grocer, born Carlisle.
Joseph Kelly, 14, born Carlisle.
In 1924, Ipswich, Robert married Doris May Barnes, born December 1906, Ipswich. They had 4 children.
ENGLAND & WALES 1939 REGISTER
Robert, an Aircraftman 1st Class/Aeroplane Instrument Maker at the Aeroplane & Armament Experimental Establishment, MoD Boscombe Down, Wiltshire, and Doris were living at 62, Romney Road, Ipswich with their 4 children.