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William Annesley CAMPBELL

Regimental number438
Place of birthRowenvale, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationTelephone mechanic
AddressGrant Street, Bacchus Marsh, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, Henry Campbell, Grant Street, Bacchus Marsh, Victoria
Enlistment date3 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameAustralian Flying Corps, No 1 Squadron, Reinforcement 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number8/4/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 16 March 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Morea on 30 May 1916
Regimental number from Nominal RollA438
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Air Mechanic
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Squadron Australian Flying Corps
FateReturned to Australia 4 March 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 3368 Sapper Gordon Leslie CAMPBELL, 1st Australian Light Railway Operating Company, returned to Australia, 18 January 1919; 3058 Pte Henry Hodson CAMPBELL, 8th Bn, killed in action, 28 July 1916.
Date of death24 June 1964
Place of burialSpringvale Cemetery

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