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Regimental number95
Place of birthGladstone, Tasmania
SchoolEducated privately at home
ReligionChurch of England
AddressBoobyalla, Tas Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinMother, Mrs Eliza Campbell, Boobyalla, Tasmania
Enlistment date2 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board Transport A2 Geelong on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied hospital ship Sicilia in Malta harbour, buried Pieta Cemetery
FateDied of wounds 28 July 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death28 July 1915
Age at death32
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialPieta Military Cemetery (Plot B, Row III, Grave No. 4), Malta
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Donald and Elizabeth Campbell, Boobyalla, Tasmania
Family/military connectionsCousin: 100 Pte Alexander CAMPBELL, 12th Bn, killed in action, 25 April 1915.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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