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Walter Campbell

Sapper

2nd Tunneling Mining Company

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Quercus Cerris
  • Planted By: Unknown
  • Plaque: 3927

Additional Info

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Biography

Walter Campbell was born in, and enlisted from Sebastapol . He was a miner, 42 years of age, and married with 4 children. He joined the 2nd Tunnelling Company, Australian Mining Corps, with Regimental No.2706. He was admitted to 10th Casualty Clearing Station with pneumonia, but it worsened to pleurisy and he died on the 13th of February 1917. He is buried in the Lijessenthoek Military Cemetery, Belgium.
Tree No. 3927

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour