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Edwin John CAMPBELL

Regimental number3543
Place of birthScottsdale, Tasmania
SchoolJetsonville State School, Tasmania
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressMuskfield, Scottsdale, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, J Campbell, Muskfield, Scottsdale, Tasmania
Previous military serviceInfantry and 26th Light Horse
Enlistment date11 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll52nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 April 1916
Place of death or woundingMouquet Farm, Pozieres, France
Age at death25.11
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialPozieres British Cemetery, (Plot II, Row A, Grave No. 47), Ovillers-La-Boisselle, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
154
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Mitchell Campbell, Muskfield, Scottsdale, Tasmania
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

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

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