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Owen Stirling Melhado

Born:
8 Sivan 5652 (03 June 1892)
Died:
30 Kislev 5676 (07 December 1915)

Basic Information

Unique reference:
MEL5826
Gender:
Male

Birth

Date of birth:
8 Sivan 5652 (03 June 1892)
Place of birth:
Jamaica

Death

Date of death:
30 Kislev 5676 (07 December 1915)
Died in combat?:
Yes
Place of death:
Cottonera Hospital, Malta
Cause of death:
Died of wounds received at Sulva Bay, Gallipoli
Burial place:
Marsa Jewish Cemetery

Places

Addresses

Family home:
Devon House, Halfway Tree, Kingston Jamaica (1911)
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Family

Parents

Father: Reginald Melhado (male)
Mother: Irene Melhado (female)

Military Record

Military service:
Army
Date enlisted/conscripted:
1914
Date discharged/death:
07 December 1915
Rank at discharge/death:
Second Lieutenant
Sustained injuries:
Gunshot wound to right shoulder and back
Invalided out of service:
19 November 1915
Assignments
Regiment:
Yorkshire Regiment
Battalion/unit:
11th Battalion
Campaigns:
Gallipoli

Roll of Honour

O. S. MELHADO , 07 December 1915

Commonwealth Graves Commission

Rank:
Second Lieutenant
Date of Death:
07/12/1915
Age:
23
Regiment / service:
5th Bn. attd. 11th Bn., Yorkshire Regiment
Cemetery:
Marsa Jewish Cemetery
Grave reference:
7.
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