Pvt Kelly was born in 1922 in Illinois and was killed in action on Tuesday June 6, 1944 during the Airborne invasion of Normandy.|
Pvt Kelly is the son of unknown Kelly and the son of unknown Kelly.
Pvt Kelly enlisted on Jan 29, 1943 at Kalamazoo, Mich. His enlistment records states Michael had completed 3 years of high school.
Pvt Kelly was awarded the Purple Heart Medal and the Croix de Guerre Unit Citation [French].
Pvt Kelly is interred at the Normandy American Cemetery at Colleville-sur-Mer, France at Plot F Row 15 Grave 18.
Pvt Kelly is listed on the official WW2 casualties of Washtenaw, Michigan.