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Regimental number1658
Place of birthScotland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, William Campbell, Waterside, Kirkin Talloch, Dumbartonshire, Scotland
Enlistment date4 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 19 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 4 January 1915 and posted to 3rd Rfcts for 5 Bn. TOS 5 Bn 5 May 1915. Mortally wounded at Cape Helles.
FateDied of wounds 9 May 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death9 May 1915
Age at death35
Place of burialNo known grave
Commemoration detailsHelles Memorial, Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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