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William CAMMACK

Regimental number733
Place of birthNew York, Lincolnshire, England
SchoolState School, Townsville, Queensland
Age on arrival in Australia12
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationEngineer
AddressOakey, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinWife, Mrs Helen Eadie Cammack, Oakey, Queensland
Previous military serviceServed in the first contingent on Special Service in South Africa.
Enlistment date1 September 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit name9th Battalion, F Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board Transport A5 Omrah on 24 September 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 20 May 1915
Place of death or woundingGaba Tepe, Gallipoli, Turkey
Date of death20 May 1915
Age at death35
Age at death from cemetery records35
Place of burialShell Green Cemetery (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. 21), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
55
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Sarah CAMMACK; husband of Helen CAMMACK, Fletcher Siding, Southern Line, Queensland. Native of Newport, Lincolnsshire, England~
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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