Private ALFRED CAMPIN

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Rank Private
Forenames ALFRED
Surname CAMPIN
Initials A
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Friday, 16 June 1944
Age 24
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From NORTHAMPTON, NORTHAMPTONSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 14208452
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Durham Light Infantry
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 6 Battalion, Durham Light Infantry (50th Northumbrian Infantry Division)
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration BAYEUX WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location XV. G. 22.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN AND IN THE MORNING WE WILL REMEMBER HIM
Family Details SON OF ARTHUR AND AMY CAMPIN, OF NORTHAMPTON, NORTHAMPTONSHIRE.

Additional Information

 

 

Private Alfred Campin was photographed practising with a fixed bayonet by war photographer Lieutenant A. J. Tanner. The image forms part of the Imperial War Museum Colour Transparacy Collection.1

 

 

Private Alfred Campin, March 1944.2

 

 

References
1. Image reproduced under IWM Non Commercial Licence.
2. Photograph from Imperial War Museum Archives (Catalogue Number TR1596), kindly located by Scott Martin.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: Imperial War Museum Archives (Catalogue Number TR1596), located and kindly provided by Scott Martin.
Additional photographs provided by: Carl Shilleto & Imperial War Museum Archives (Catalogue Number TR1596), located and kindly provided by Scott Martin.
Additional information provided by: Imperial War Museum Archives (Catalogue Number TR1596), kindly located by Scott Martin.

 

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