Oswald Weston Campbell

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Campbell, Private Oswald Weston no.360.

20th Battalion 10th Reinforcements Beamish Street, Campsie.

Born 1892 son of William & Jane Campbell.

Enlisted 9/3/1915, re-enlisted 10/3/1916.

Next of kin, mother, Mrs J. Campbell, Beamish Street,Campsie.

Returned to join unit in Egypt.

Sailed from Sydney 11/3/1916 per HMAT A67 Orsova.

Still abroad in October 1919.

Married Elsie M. Stevens 1924.

Roll of Honour, Canterbury District.

Australian War Memorial records available at: https://www.awm.gov.au/people/rolls/R1983317/ and https://www.awm.gov.au/people/rolls/R1917029/ [accessed 26/08/2016].

Special acknowledgement

The foundation of the information on this page was copied from the prize winning publication Canterbury's boys : World War I & Sydney's suburban fringe. This book is the culmination of 12 years (1988-2000) research by a team of volunteers from Canterbury and District Historical Society led by Dr Lesley Muir. Without this team's effort and dedication and the Society's willingness and support, this information would not be available today.

Note

An uneditable version of the book Canterbury's boys : World War I & Sydney's suburban fringe is in the eBook section of this wiki. In the main section, there is an alphabetical list of the 1,911 names in the book with a link to the biography copied from the book about each individual. The alphabetical list is titled Canterbury's Boys list. The biographical files are editable, created to provide the space for descendants, historians, researchers, etc to contribute any further information, photographs, newspaper articles, memories, etc. they may have discovered so it is available for this and future generations.

Reference

Canterbury's boys : World War I & Sydney's suburban fringe. Edited by Lesley Muir. Campsie, N.S.W. : Canterbury and District Historical Society, 2002