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Robert CAMPBELL

Regimental number4165
Place of birthYarroweyah, Victoria
SchoolNumurkah State School, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressNumurkah, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs J Campbell, Numurkah, Victoria
Enlistment date27 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 29 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 1 August 1916
Place of death or woundingPozieres, Somme Sector, France
Age at death30
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialS t. Sever Cemetery (Plot B, Row 29, Grave No. 13), Rouen, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
52
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Jessie CAMPBELL, Numurkah, Victoria
Family/military connectionsWilliam Campbell, Cousin, Geelong
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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