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6977628   Fusilier William Thomas Campbell
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 12/09/2020
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 1st Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers (British Army)
Date Of Birth: 17/01/1917
Died: 10/04/1942 (Died on Active Sevice)
Age: 25
William Campbell was the son of William and Rachel Campbell. He was born near Ballyronan in 1917. He was one of at least five children. William enlisted in Omagh on 29th January 1934. Fusilier William Campbell was serving with the 1st Battalion of the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers when he died on active service on 10th April 1942.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Rangoon Memorial
  Taukkyan, Rangoon
Grave Ref: Face 11
CWGC Casualty 2506735
The Rangoon Memorial is situated in Taukkyan War Cemetery, which is about 35 kilometres north of Yangon (formerly Rangoon). The cemetery is on PY1 Road (formerly Prome Road), about 15 kilometres from the airport and can be easily seen from the road.
Local Institute / Local Book Details

No Name Page
1 Cookstown War Dead Book WW2 334
References and Links
No Link Reference Map Doc
1 1911 Census lists Campbell family Possible listing of the family at house 33 in Drumenagh, Ballyronan, Londonderry
Cookstown District's War Dead Acknowledgements 2010-2023