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Lloyd George Campbell

In memory of:

Leading Seaman Lloyd George Campbell

October 21, 1942
Germany

Military Service


Service Number:

V/17138

Age:

21

Force:

Navy

Unit:

Royal Canadian Naval Volunteer Reserve

Division:

H.M.S. Quebec

Additional Information


Born:

August 1, 1921
Hilton, Ontario

Enlistment:

July 8, 1940
London, Ontario

Commemorated on Page 62 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

11. G. 12.

Location:

The BERLIN 1939-1945 WAR CEMETERY is in the district of Charlottenburg, 8 kilometres west of the city centre, on the south side of the Heerstrasse. From Theodor Heuss Platz in the district of Charlottenburg near the exhibition hall complex and next to the olympic stadium, follow signs for Spandau, proceeding along the Heerstrasse. The Cemetery lies on the Heerstrasse on the left hand side of the road and 3 kilometres from Theodor Heuss Platz. Visitors should drive beyond the BERLIN 1939-1945 WAR CEMETERY to the traffic lights, then turn left directly onto a small one way street running parallel to the Heerstrasse. The Cemetery entrance is on this small one way road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Photo of Lloyd Campbell– Leading Seaman Campbell served aboard the Corvette HMCS Eyebright befrore joing Combined Operations at HMS Quebec, a training station near Inverary, Scotland. He was Coxswain on 
the plywood Higgins boat #R45 ordered to carry troops to Dieppe on August 19, 1942. He was seriously wounded in the upper legs, by heavy calibre machine guns during the raid and taken prisoner. He was given medical attention and endured amputation but died in Berlin, on October 21, 1942, age 21.
  • Grave marker– The grave of Leading Seaman Lloyd George Campbell in the Berlin War Cemetery - 
Photographer 
A.J. Vine 
Commander 
Royal Australian Navy

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