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Arthur Prentiss Campbell

In memory of:

Sergeant Arthur Prentiss Campbell

October 1, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

90109

Age:

23

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Field Artillery

Division:

6th Bde.

Honours and Awards:

Military Medal

Additional Information


Born:

March 1, 1895
New Richmond, Quebec

Enlistment:

March 26, 1915
Fredericton, New Brunswick

Son of John A. Campbell and Alice W. Gadd (his wife), of New Richmond, Quebec.

Commemorated on Page 379 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

BUCQUOY ROAD CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

IV. C. 19.

Location:

BUCQUOY ROAD CEMETERY is situated on the D919 heading south from Arras to Ayette. The Cemetery is on the right hand side of the road, 9 kilometres from Arras, just before a crossroads with the D36 between Ficheux and Boisleux-au-Mont.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Circumstances of Death Registers– Source: Library and Archives Canada.  CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS, FIRST WORLD WAR Surnames:  Cabana to Campling. Microform Sequence 17; Volume Number 31829_B016726. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 161.  Page 573 of 1024
  • Photo of ARTHUR PRENTISS CAMPBELL– Sgt Arthur Prentiss Campbell (Artie) and his brother, Peter Cobley Welsford Campbell (Cobley) were both awarded the Military Medal for bravery in the field. Artie died October 1, 1918; Cobley survived the war and returned to New Richmond, Quebec. Cobley's eldest son, Arthur Prentiss, served in the RCN in World War II; his second son, John Archibald (Bud) served in the Army.
  • Newspaper Clipping– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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