|Place of birth||Langside, Glasgow, Scotland|
|Address||370 Lane Cove Road, North Sydney, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||19|
|Next of kin||Father, Mr Campbell, 370 Lane Cove Road, North Sydney, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Served in Senior Cadets; transferred to 18th Infantry, Citizen Military Forces; still serving at time of AIF enlistment.|
|Place of enlistment||Sydney, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Lance Corporal|
|Unit name||2nd Battalion, E Company|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/19/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A23 Suffolk on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Sergeant|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||54th Battalion|
|Other details from Roll of Honour Circular||Enlisted 17 August 1914, 2nd Bn; taken on strength, 54th Bn, 16 February 1916. Promoted Sergeant, 1 March 1916.|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Place of death or wounding||Fleurbaix, France (Battle of Fromelles)|
|Age at death||21|
|Place of burial||No known grave|
|Commemoration details||V.C. Corner (Panel No 9), Australian Cemetery Memorial, Fromelles, France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Embarked Alexandria to the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, Gallipoli, 5 April 1915.
Promoted Corporal, Anzac Cove, 7 May 1915.
Transferred from No 1 Australian Casualty Clearing Station to Fleetsweeper, 26 July 1915 (mumps); admitted to No 16 Casualty Clearing Station, Lemnos, 26 July 1915; transferred to No 24 Casualty Clearing Station, Lemnos, 2 August 1915; rejoined unit, Gallipoli, 9 August 1915.
Admitted to Field Ambulance, Mudros, 11 September 1915; transferred to No 2 Australian Stationary Hospital, Mudros, 11 September 1915 (influenza); to No 3 Australian General Hospital, Mudros, 15 September 1915 (diptheria); to HS 'Aquitania', 21 October 1915; admitted to Military Hospital, Fulham, England, 27 October 1915; disembarked Alexandria, 2 January 1916; rejoined unit, Tel el Kebir, 3 January 1916.
Transferred to 5th Training Bn, 14 February 1916.
Joined 54th Bn, Tel el Kebir, 16 February 1916.
Promoted Sergeant, 1 March 1916.
On Command, Zeitoun Training School, 4 March 1916; rejoined unit, Ferry Post, 27 March 1916.
Found guilty, 19 April 1916, of (1) neglect of duty, (2) leaving his guard on 18 April 1916; reprimanded.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 19 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 29 June 1916.
Killed in action, 19/20 July 1916.
Translation of German report, 25 November 1919, 'Iden: Disc handed over by Intell Off: with 6th Army H.Q. through Central Office for Deceased Estates 12/10/16[.] Australian Pte J. M. (or I. M.) Campbell, 495, 54th Btn. fell in the neighbourhood of Fromelles on 19/7/16'.
Note, Red Cross File No 680608: 'The above name appeared on German death list dated 4-11-16.'Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Miscellaneous details||Father's address subsequently 23 Willoughby Road, North Sydney, and then 'untraceable'; then, sister, Mrs Mary Keast, 'Avalon', 313 West Botany Street, Rockdale, New South Wales (30 October 1967)|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, CAMPBELL Jack Marchmont
Red Cross file 680608