CEF Soldier Detail

Second Lieutenant Roy Oswald Campbell
Died: September 27, 1918

Regimental Number:
42241
Survived War:
No
Force:
Air Force
Regiment:
Royal Flying Corps
Battalion:
65th Squadron
Company:
Place of Birth:
London
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Mrs. D. S. Campbell, mother, of Lorne PO, Ontario
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
September 15, 1887
Trade or Calling:
Machinist and Traveller
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Valcartier, Quebec
Date of Enlistment:
September 25, 1914
Age at enlistment:
27
Height:
5 Feet 7 1/2 Inches
Chest:
36 Inches
Expansion:
5 Inches
Religion:
Presbyterian
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
September 27, 1918
Age at Death:
31
Buried at:
Harlebeke New British Cemetery, Belgium
Plot:
XI. B. 12.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1454-31
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Second Lieutenant Royal Flying Corps 65th Squadron
Sergeant Canadian Field Artillery 3rd Brigade 8th Battery
12 years prior military service with 1st Hussars. Awarded Croix de Guerre (Belgium). Son of Mrs. S. J. Campbell, of Princess St., Kincardine, Ontario, Canada.
Awards and Decorations
Croix de Guerre (Belgium)