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William Alfred CAMPBELL

Regimental number822
Place of birthDidcot, Bershire, England
SchoolTaplire Grammar School, England
Age on arrival in Australia19
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation hand
Address'Ballansly', Narrawong via Portland, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinAlfred Campbell, Fox Hall, Lidcott, Berkshire, England
Previous military serviceServed in British Navy for 2 or 3 years, bought out by his father.
Enlistment date22 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentBatman
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Head-Quarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A9 Shropshire on 20 October 1914
FateKilled in Action 7 January 1918
Place of death or woundingYpres, Belgium
Age at death29

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