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Clarence Hart CAMPBELL

Regimental number5443
Place of birthThebarton, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23.7
Height5' 8"
Weight150 lbs
Next of kinMrs Campbell, Westward Road, North Esplanade, Semaphore, South Australia
Enlistment date27 November 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 November 1914
Place of enlistmentOaklands, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameDivisional Train, 2nd and 3rd Reinforcements
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 19 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Company, Australian Army Service Corps
FateReturned to Australia 7 November 1915
Discharge date9 June 1916
Family/military connectionsBrother: 5611 Pte Charles Alfred CAMPBELL, 9th Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 12 November 1917.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Admitted to 4th Field Ambulance, Gallipoli, 3 June 1915 (influenza); discharged to duty, 4 June 1915.

Admitted to 15th General Hospital, Alexandria, 30 July 1915; transferred to England, and admitted to Mile End Hospital, Hampstead, 24 August 1915 (fractured left ankle).

Commenced return to Australia from Portland on board HT 'Runic', 7 November 1915; disembarked, 21 December 1915; discharged (medically unfit), Adelaide, 9 June 1916.

War service: 1 year 196 days (of which 217 days were abroad)

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsServed for 1 year as Trumpeter, Scottish Infantry, Citizen Military Forces.
SourcesNAA: B2455, CAMPBELL Clarence Hart

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