Sailor John Campbell

Mercantile Marine

Died: Wednesday 7 February 1917 (aged 17)

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Record:
CAMPBELL, JOHN
Additional information:
Son of Roderick and Catherine Campbell, of 2, Northbay, Barra, Inverness-shire.
Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Private John Campbell

Private John Campbell 3380. Unit: 14th Platoon, D Company, 1st Battalion, Gordon Highlanders. Death: 25 September 1915 Missing in action Hooge Western Front
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British private and NCO bugler served with 1st Bn Durham Light Infantry in GB, Germany, Korea and Egypt, 1951-1953; bugler served with 8th Bn Durham Light Infantry in GB, 1953-1956
REEL 1 Background in Birtley, GB, 1930-1951: family; holidays; leisure activities; discipline; education and Belgian community; opinion of education; discipline; memories of teachers; employment available in Birtley; details of time in Cubs and Scouts; uniform; meetings and camps; chain of command; …

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British private served with 70th Bn Essex Regt in GB, 1940-1942; officer served with 947 Inland Waterway Transport Coy, Royal Engineers in GB and Italy, 1942-1945; attached to Popski's Private Army in Italy, 3/1945-5/1945; served with 945 Inland Water Transport Coy, Royal Engineers in Italy, 1945
REEL 1 Background in Woodford and Frinton-on-Sea, Essex, 1923-1939: family; education; employment; reaction to declaration of Second World War, 3/9/1939; filling sandbags on beach at Frinton-on-Sea, 3/9/1939. Aspects of enlistment and training with 70th Bn Essex Regt, 1940-1941: enlistment in young …

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British NCO served with 46th Bn Royal Tank Regt in North Africa and Sicily, 1941-1943; served with Popski's Private Army in Italy, Austria and Yugoslavia, 1943-1945
REEL 1 Enlistment in 46th Royal Tank Regt, Territorial Army, in Liverpool, GB, 1938. Reasons for joining Popski's Private Army after receiving treatment for burns from wounding in Sicily, 1943. Period in transit camp in Taranto, Italy, 1943 including complaining about ration supply. Recollections of …

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Name recorded:
Campbell, John
Memorial:
Court Vine Ancient Order Of Foresters (lost) (WMR 51470)
Location:
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Name recorded:
Campbell, John
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Newbiggin By The Sea Co Operative Society-the fallen (WMR 33948)
Location:
Newbiggin-by-the-sea, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
Memorial:
Carnforth Christ Church Shrine (WMR 68887)
Location:
Carnforth, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
Memorial:
Whiteabbey Presbyterians (WMR 6435)
Location:
Whiteabbey, Antrim
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
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Etterby Mission Hall (WMR 48992)
Location:
Carlisle, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
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St Mary The Virgin Church Tablet WW1 (WMR 34601)
Location:
Willington, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
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Finvoy Presbyterians (WMR 6391)
Location:
Finvoy, Antrim
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
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St Malachys Church WW1 (WMR 20985)
Location:
Liverpool, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
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Bangor Presbyterians (WMR 6533)
Location:
Bangor, Down
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
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St Michaels In The City Church (WMR 20980)
Location:
Liverpool, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
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Liverpool Medical Institute Members (WMR 15320)
Location:
Liverpool, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
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Newbiggin Co Operative Stores Roll Of Honour-Served (WMR 33950)
Location:
Beamish, Durham
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
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Our Lady And St Aidans Rc Church (WMR 34595)
Location:
Willington Quay, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
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Kilninver Public and Bragleen Side Schools (WMR 70818)
Location:
Kilninver, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
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Ilford Presbyterian Church Parishioners WW1 (WMR 43860)
Location:
Ilford, Greater London
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
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Whitehaven WW1 Borough Roll of Honour (WMR 72636)
Location:
Whitehaven, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
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Kilninver Public and Bragleen Side Schools (WMR 70818)
Location:
Kilninver, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
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Eaton - WW1, WW2 (WMR 50598)
Location:
Eaton, Leicestershire
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
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Woodvale Presbyterians - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 6256)
Location:
Woodvale, Antrim
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
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Belfast Corporation Staff (WMR 43478)
Location:
Belfast, Antrim
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
Memorial:
Belfast Corporation Staff (WMR 43478)
Location:
Belfast, Antrim
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
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The Men and Women of the Burgh and Parish of Inverness Rolls of Honour (WMR 76166)
Location:
Inverness, Highland
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
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Kingussie (WMR 53946)
Location:
Kingussie, Highland
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
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Channelkirk WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 78882)
Location:
Channelkirk, near Oxton, Borders
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
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Bushmills (WMR 6605)
Location:
Bushmills, Antrim
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
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Kilmarnock (WMR 5962)
Location:
Kilmarnock, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
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Beith (WMR 40938)
Location:
Beith, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
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Lanark- Memorial Hall (WMR 54241)
Location:
Lanark, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
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Morvern Parish - WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 69555)
Location:
Lochaline, Highland
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
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Donegall Square Methodists - WW1 (WMR 6251)
Location:
Belfast, Antrim
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
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Fairburn Memorial Hall - WW1 (WMR 69586)
Location:
Marybank, Highland
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
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Hilden Glenmore And Lambeg (WMR 43604)
Location:
Hilden, Antrim
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
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Stanley (WMR 44777)
Location:
Stanley, Tayside
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
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Oban High School - WW1 (WMR 68841)
Location:
Oban, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
Memorial:
Oban High School - WW1 (WMR 68841)
Location:
Oban, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
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Everton and Scaftworth (WMR 68113)
Location:
Everton, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
Memorial:
Ferinish (otherwise known as Ferenish or Fernish) Church - WW1 (Killundine, Glenmorvern and Drimmin) (WMR 69560)
Location:
about 9 miles west of Lochaline, 1 mile south of Bunavullin/Drimmin, Highland
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
Memorial:
Achiltibuie (Men of Coigach) (WMR 44565)
Location:
Achiltibuie, Highland
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
Memorial:
Annan Old Parish Church Roll of Honour WW1 (WMR 71537)
Location:
Annan, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
Memorial:
Bearsden Parish (WMR 60074)
Location:
Bearsden, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
Memorial:
Bearsden Parish (WMR 60074)
Location:
Bearsden, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
Memorial:
Almond Valley WW1 (WMR 44751)
Location:
Almondbank, Tayside
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
Memorial:
Chester Citizens (WMR 9870)
Location:
Chester, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
Memorial:
St Aidan And St Alban - WW1 (WMR 9730)
Location:
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
Memorial:
Tarbert (Loch Fyne) - Obelisk (WMR 44655)
Location:
Tarbert, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
Memorial:
Wyggeston & Queen Elizabeth College - WW1 (WMR 50797)
Location:
Leicester, Leicestershire
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
Memorial:
Maybole Cenotaph (WMR 81578)
Location:
Maybole, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
Memorial:
Men of Lossiemouth and Drainie Parish (WMR 8718)
Location:
Lossiemouth, Grampian
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
Memorial:
1st and 5th Battalions Loyal North Lancashire Regiment (WMR 43684)
Location:
Bolton, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Campbell, John
Memorial:
Breadalbane Academy (WMR 80050)
Location:
Aberfeldy, Tayside

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Name:
Lieutenant Campbell
Context:
departed_training
Date:
6 Feb 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 9 (Queen's Royal) Lancers (page 232)