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Rodney Sigsworth Campsall

In memory of:

Flying Officer Rodney Sigsworth Campsall

April 28, 1944


Oberwinden, Germany

Military Service


Service Number:

J/18433

Age:

26

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

101 (R.A.F.) Sqdn

Citation(s):

Mentioned in the Order of the Day (MID), 1939-1943 Star with Ribbon, 1939-1945 Star, Europe Star, Italy Star, Defence Medal, General Service Medal, Canadian Volunteer Service Medal and Clasp, Operational Wings

Additional Information


Born:

May 31, 1917
Hartington, Ontario

Enlistment:

June 6, 1940
Kingston, Ontario

Son of Benjamin Harcourt Campsall and Caroline Maude Sigsworth.

Served in Ontario, England, North Africa. Had 1,423 days of service, including 1,155 overseas.

Commemorated on Page 267 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:

Coll. grave 4. B. 34-35.

Location:

Durnbach is a village 16 kilometres east of Bad Tolz, a town 48 kilometres south of Munich. Durnbach War Cemetery is 3 kilometres north of the village Gmund am Tegernsee. Using the A8 from Munich, turn off at the junction Holzkirchen, taking the 318 road in the direction of Gmund am Tegernsee. At the crossroads with the 472, turn left in the direction of Miesbach. The cemetery is situated approximately 500 metres on the left from the 318/472 crossroads.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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  • Memorial– Father J P Lardie's comments as inscribed on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Flying Officer Rodney Sigsworth Campsall is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Flying Officer Rodney Sigsworth Campsall is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
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  • Letter of recommendation– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me

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