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Colin Clyde CAMPBELL

Date of birth27 September 1874
Place of birthIpswich, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCommercial traveller
AddressIndooroopilly, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary M Campbell, Indooroopilly, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date16 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentCaptain
Unit name9th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A15 Star Of England on 8 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal RollPSL
Promotions

Major


Unit: 42nd Battalion
Promotion date: 22 August 1916

FateReturned to Australia 10 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alexander and Frances CAMPBELL
Medals

OBE


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 76
Date: 23 May 1918

OBE


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 91
Date: 23 July 1919

Other details

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

Date of death2 July 1942
Age at death67

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