Campbell. Cecil Awdry
Regiment: 250th Tunnelling Coy,. Royal Engineers
Died: October 04, 1918
Son of the late Lorne A Campbell (ICS) and Cecilia L Campbell. Cecil was born in India. Local connection through Probate indicates that Cecilia his mother died in Westward Ho! in 1898 and is in St Margarets Churchyard with her brother Charles William Martin Zn 15
Cecil served with the Royal engineers and was drowned at sea. He was aboard the Japanese Steamship 'Hirano Maro' bound for Singapore when she was torpedoed off the coast of Ireland by U-boat UB 91.
Memorial: Westward Ho
Remembered with honour:
Hollybrook Memorial Southampton. Ipoh war memorial Malaysia. Northam War Memorial, and St Margarets Book of remembranceSee Next Entry »