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Hylton Lance CAMPBELL

Regimental number1030
Place of birthTatura, Goulburn Valley, Victoria
SchoolBrighton Street Richmond State School
Other trainingServed in the Cadets and the Citizen Military. Also Richmond Rifle Club
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationJoiner
Address13 Garden Street, South Yarra, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, J D Campbell, 13 Garden Street, South Yarra, Victoria
Previous military service22nd Battery Australian Field Artillery
Enlistment date29 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Battery 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A9 Shropshire on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 16 August 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Noted CAMPBELL Hilton Lance NR
Place of death or woundingSanctuary Wood, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialReninghelet New Military Cemetery (Plot III, Row B, Grave No. 12), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
11
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Ellizabeth CAMPBELL, 3 Austin Street, Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia
Family/military connectionsBrother to Major James Campbell, MC and Cross de Guerre, 62 Battery RFA formerly Sapper J Campbell 3rd Co. Field Engineers, AIF

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