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Jan

Ballarat Tunneller – Norman Buley

Norman Buley, a member of the 3rd Tunnelling Company,

was a 31 year old single mining engineer from Ballarat,M534-SMB_football-wiki

who studied at the Ballarat School of Mines (see photo)

 

For more details please check our wiki:
http://miningmudmedals.org/Norman_Buley

10
Jan

Sapper Walter Campbell

Walter Campbell, Sapper 2706 born on 14 May 1872.

He was the tenth child of fifteen. Walter became a miner working underground in the mines at Sebastopol.

He died of illness on 02 February 1917 and is buried at Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Lijssenthoek, Flanders, Belgium.DSC_1310

Photo – Walter Campbell’s name on the Roll of Honour at the Sebastopol Historical Society.

If you are related to Walter Campbell please contact us: miningmudandmedals@gmail.com

Links relating to Walter Campbell:
http://miningmudmedals.org/Walter_Campbell

https://www.awm.gov.au/people/rolls/R1676710/