CAMERON Harold Norman

Male 1896 - 1916  (20 years)


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  • Name CAMERON Harold Norman 
    Born 1896  Bingara, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1915 - Junior Porter Railway 
    Died 5 Jun 1916  Erquingham, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I9636  The Tree of Him
    Last Modified 20 Jan 2017 

    Father CAMERON John,   b. c1855,   d. 18 Jul 1897, Ollera, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years) 
    Mother DAWSON Rachel Charlotte,   b. 16 Apr 1863, Ollera Station, Armidale, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1924, Glen Innes, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 1881  Armidale, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F337  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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  • Notes 
    • CAMERON, Pte. Harold Norman, 2298. 20th Bn Australian Inf. Died of wounds 5 th May, 1916. aged 19. Son of John and Rachel Charlotte Cameron, of Wandsworth, New South Wales.
      p. 32 of WW1 records at the National Archive

      p. 35 Rachel gave permission. Interesting that this note is signed yet she signed several other pages with an x.


      Service Number: 2298
      Rank: Private
      Unit: 20th Australian Infantry Battalion
      Service: Australian Army
      Conflict / Operation: First World War, 1914-1918
      Conflict eligibility date:  First World War, 1914-1921
      Date of death: 5 May 1916
      Place of death: France
      Cause of death: Died of wounds
      Age at death: 19
      Place of association: Wandsworth, New South Wales, Australia
      Cemetery or memorial details: Erquinghem-Lys Churchyard Extension, Erquinghem-Lys, Lille, Nord Pas de Calais, France
      Source: AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army

      Australian War Memorial

  • Sources 
    1. [S6] NSW BDM’S, 29050/1896.

    2. [S23] Australian Archives.

    3. [S6] NSW BDM’S, 5416/1881.