The AIF Project

William McLellan CAMPBELL

Regimental number1601
Place of birthScotsdale, Tasmania
OccupationSurveyor's Chainman
AddressBlytheswood, Scottsdale, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Campbell, Blytheswood, Scottsdale, Tasmania
Enlistment date23 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Light Horse Regiment, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/6/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 9 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollTrooper
FateKilled in Action 3 November 1917
Place of death or woundingBeersheba, Egypt
Age at death from cemetery records38
Place of burialNo known grave
Commemoration detailsJerusalem Memorial, Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Annie Campbell and the late Thomas Campbell
Other details

War service: Middle East

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

Print format