Donald Campbell’s casualty form (WO 363/C)
Transcript of Donald Campbell’s casualty form
|Casualty Form – Active Service
Regiment or Corps 3td B” The Royal Scots
| Regimental No 8493
Enlisted (a) 10/8/03
Terms of Service (a) 7 & 5
|Name Campbell D.||Service reckons from (a) 10/8/03|
|Dare of promotion to present rank }||Date of appointment to lance rank}||Numerical position on roll of N.C.Os} ____ _|
|Extended||Re-engaged||Qualification (b) Corp|
|Date||From whom received||Record of promotions, reductions, transfers, casualties etc., during active service, as reported on Army Form B, 214, Army Form A.36 or in other official documents. The athority to be quoted in each case.||Place||Date||Remarks taken from Army form B.213, Army form A 36 or other official documents.|
|ob 23 3/15||App(li)ed Hosp(ital) (without pay)||On Service||17.3.15||Memo|
|ob 22 4/15||Dep(loye)d Lance Stripe||— —||14.4.15||B2069|
|ob 22 5/15||Wounded in Action||Ypres||22.5.15||Memo|
|ob 22 6/15||Died of W(oun)ds||On service for officer – 3rd|| 23.5.15
Echelou G H
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