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KELLY - Colonel William - 24th Foot

d. 21st August 1818.

Memorial at St. Mary's Church, Chilton Foliat, Wiltshire -

"Sacred to the memory of Colonel William Kelly CB Lieut Col of His Majesty's 24th Regt of Foot who departed this life at Littlecott the 21st of August 1818. Colonel Kelly's services were extended to the four quarters of the globe He was severely wounded at the Battle of the Pyrnees and exhausted afterwards by his successful exertions in the Nepaul War in India he returned only to breathe his last with his friends admired in his profession as a soldier and esteemed by all as a man."