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Hector Campbell

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Hector AWMM
  • Surname
    Campbell AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 14579 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    3 July 1878 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra MiltonCumberland Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M. Campbell (mother), Pungarehu, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 14579 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Farmer/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 11" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      192 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Embarked Wellington, 26 June 1916; disembarked Devonport, England, 22 August 1916, and marched in to Sling Camp, 23 August 1916.
    Proceeded overseas to France, 26 September 1916; joined 1st Bn, Wellington Infantry Regiment, in the field, 12 October 1916.
    Admitted to hospital, 31 December 1916; rejoined unit, 20 January 1917 (no details recorded).
    Admitted to No 1 NZ Field Ambulance, 30 April 1917 (mumps); rejoined Bn, in the field, 29 May 1917.
    Appointed Lance Corporal, 13 September 1917.
    Wounded in action, 4 October 1917 (gun shot wound, neck), and admitted to No 3 NZ Field Ambulance, and transferred same day to 44th Casualty Clearing Station; to 18th General Hospital, Camiers, 6 October 1917; to England, 11 October 1917, and admitted to No 1 NZ General Hospital, Brockenhurst, 16 October 1917.Attached to strength of NZ Command Depot, Codford, 16 November 1917; to 3rd (Reserve) Bn, Sling Camp, 26 February 1918.
    Proceeded overseas to France, 8 May 1918; joined Bn, in the field, 12 May 1918. Posted to 11th Company, 20 July 1918.
    Wounded in action (second occasion), 1 September 1918 (gun shot wound, right arm), admitted to No 1 NZ Field Ambulance, and transferred same day to 29th Casualty Clearing Station; to 3rd Australian General Hospital, 2 September 1918; to England, 6 September 1918, and admitted same day to No 1 NZ General Hospital, Brockenhurst. Transferred to No 2 NZ General Hospital, Walton-on-Thames, 6 September 1918.
    Commenced return to New Zealand from Liverpool on board 'Mauganui', 2 December 918; discharged (no longer physically fit for War Service on account of wounds received in action), 11 March 1919.
    Total war service: 3 years 6 days (of which 2 years 200 days were abroad) AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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