Full name: John Fletcher Jellico
Born: October 24, 1856 in Limerick, Limerick, Ireland
Died: August 9, 1925 in Blundellsands, Merseyside, Great Britain
Affiliations: Royal Mersey Yacht Club, Liverpool (GBR)
Country: Great Britain
Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)
John Jellico was oldest of 10 children born to an Irish family of corn merchants and millers. His father later became a broker for the Limerick Steamship Company and they moved to Ireland. John Jellico became a yacht broker, though he did serve during World War I as a lieutenant with the RNVR [Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve]. He died in August 1925 in Liverpool and is buried in the graveyard at Sefton Parish Church, near Liverpool, England.
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