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James CAMPBELL

Regimental number3493
Place of birthSandstone, Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressSandstone, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinSister, Mrs Anne Ewart, Cottesloe Beach, Western Australia
Enlistment date11 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 17 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 11 October, 8th R/cts, 28 Bn. T.O.S, 51 Bn. 3 March, 1916 (Mrs J Day, sister)
FateKilled in Action 3 September 1916
Place of death or woundingMouquet Farm, Pozieres, France
Age at death41
Place of burialAveluy Wood Cememtery, (Lancashire Dump) (Plot I, Row L, Grave No. 15), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
152
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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