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Regimental number504
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
SchoolNelangle Public School and Sydney High School, New South Wales
Other trainingTeacher Training College, Sydney, NSW
AddressMinto, 35 John Street, Petersham, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Rose Campbell, Berridale, New South Wales
Enlistment date13 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 12 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 17 November 1915
Place of death or woundingQuinn's Post, Gallipoli, Turkey
Age at death22
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialCairo War Memorial Cemetery (Row D, Grave Nol. 108), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: james and Rose CAMPBELL, "Hanford" Lakemba Street, Lakemba, Sydney
Family/military connections3 Cousins, killed.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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