Thom's Irish Who's Who/Kelly, Lieut.-Col. Basil James Roche
KELLY, Lieut.-Col. Basil James Roche, J.P. for Co. Limerick. Educ. at Stonyhurst: late Major Limerick City Artillery; Hon. Lieut.-Col., 1909; Major Royal Garrison Artillery from 1914; eldest son of John Roche Kelly, D.L., J.P., of Rochestown Castle, and Islandmore, Croom, and his 2nd wife, Kate O'Donnell, dau. of Francis Murphy, J.P., of Kilcalrne Castle, Co. Meath; b. 1877. Res.: Islandmore, Croom, Co. Limerick.