(Service number 4/697)

First Rank Sapper Last Rank Sapper


Date Unknown Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Hakataramea
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin C. Campbell (father), King St, Temuka
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation 4th Reinforcements
Unit, Squadron, or Ship Field Engineers
Date 17 April 1915
Transport Willochra or Knight Templar or Waitomo
Embarked From Wellington Destination Suez, Egypt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With NZ Engineers

Military Awards

Service Medals
Military Awards

Award Circumstances and Date

No information

Prisoner of War Information

Date of Capture
Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
PoW Serial Number
PoW Camps
Days Interned
Liberation Date


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 4 June 1916 Age 34
Place of Death At sea
Cause Died of disease
Memorial or Cemetery Otago Provincial Memorial, Anderson's Bay, Dunedin
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials On Memorial wall, Timaru; Hakataramea War Memorial; Temuka RSA Roll of Honour; Temuka War Memorial

Biographical Notes

Son of Colin Campbell of King St, Temuka, and the late Elizabeth Campbell. Served in Egypt and at Gallipoli.


Cenotaph Nov 2013

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Researched and Written by

Carol Bell, SC branch NZSG & Timaru Herald

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