No image available

George M. Campion

Private

8th Infantry Battalion

Killed In Action (KIA) Killed In Action

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Quercus Robur
  • Planted By: F. Garnham
  • Plaque: 2456

Additional Info

Share Your Story

Do you know more? You can share your personal stories and photos on the ANZAC Centenary website.

Biography

George Manson Campion was born in Liverpool UK but migrated with his family when he was a baby. He enlisted from Ballarat North at the age of 32 where he worked as a labourer. He was unmarried. He joined the 8th Infantry Battalion, with Regimental No. 6243. He was killed in action at Fleurs, in France, and his name is recorded on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial.
Tree No. 2456

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour