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Charles Richard CAMPBELL

Regimental number2292
Place of birthCambridge, Tasmania
SchoolState School, Cambridge, Tasmania
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationHorse trainer
AddressTriffield via Morwell, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinSister, Mrs Mary Ada Cross, Randall's Bay, Lovett, Tasmania
Previous military serviceServed in the Bellerive Voumteers.
Enlistment date19 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name37th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/54/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll37th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 12 October 1917
Place of death or woundingPasschendaele, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death37
Age at death from cemetery records41
Place of burialTyne Cot Cemetery (Plot XX, Row E, grave No. 1), Passchendaele, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
128
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Mary CAMPBELL. Native of Cambridge, Tasmania
Family/military connectionsBrother: Lcpl R.H. Campbell.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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