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William Flemming CAMPBELL

Regimental number6492
Place of birthLeslie, Fifeshire, Scotland
SchoolLeslie Public School, Scotland
Age on arrival in Australia21
AddressNewcarnie, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinSister, Margaret Gordon, St Andrews Balmingo, Fifeshire, Scotland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date14 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 13 October 1916
FateKilled in Action 12 April 1917
Place of death or woundingBullecourt, France
Age at death28
Family/military connectionsBrother: Pte D,F. Campbell no. 715 25th Bn, died of wounds; cousin: Pte D.A. Fleming, NSW Forces, killed
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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