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Hugh CAMPBELL

Regimental number15072
Place of birthGreenock, Scotland
SchoolTown Head School, Glasgow, Scotland
Age on arrival in Australia24
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationBoilermaker
AddressBrunswick, Victoria
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinFather, Hugh Campbell, 18 Bogle Street, Greenock, Scotland
Previous military serviceVolunteers B
Enlistment date27 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameAugust 1916 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/42/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Field Company Engineers
FateDied of wounds 7 September 1918
Place of death or woundingSomme, France
Age at death39
Age at death from cemetery records37
Place of burialAssevillers New British Cemetery (Plot III, Row B, Grave No.8), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
23
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Hugh and Ellen Campbell, 18 Bogle Street, Greenock, Scotland

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