Great War Dundee
This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
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David Bruce Campbell
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment: Leven, Argyllshire
- Service no: 404318
- Rank: Sapper
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Royal Engineers
- Unit/Ship: 490th Field Company
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death: 30
- Date of Death: 27.05.1918
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Sissonne British Cemetery
- Grave/Mem Ref no: K.7.
- Date of Birth: 24.08.1887
- Place of Birth: 60 Hill St, Dundee
- Address: 45 Foundry Lane, Dundee
Jane Morrison Bruce Campbell, Married 30.12.1886 (Dundee)
Margaret Vannet (04.06.1889, Dundee), Donald Bruce (24.05.1891, Dundee) & Frederick Roberts (21.10.1893, Dundee)
More about David Bruce Campbell
David’s father was married previously to a Mary Campbell Stark (Married 31.10.1864, Glasgow) and had the following half brothers and sisters:-
William Stark Cambpell born 1865, Glasgow, Sarah Stark Campbell born 07.05.1867, Glasgow, John Campbell born 07.07.1869, Glasgow, Annie Campbell born 08.12.1873, Glasgow, Mary (Poll) Campbell born 28.12.1975, Glasgow, Helen (Nell) Campbell born 23.07.1879, Dundee, Archibald Campbell born 18.06,1881, Dundee and Thomas Wallace Campbell born,09.08.1883, Dundee.
Davids two brothers Donald and Frederick both served during the Great War, with both brothers returning home safely.
Information and photo’s kindly supplied by Morag Campbell Wilson
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