Charles Marsh Campbell

22 April 1918–27 November 1996 (Age 78)
Nova Scotia, Canada

The Life of Charles Marsh

When Charles Marsh Campbell was born on 22 April 1918, in Nova Scotia, Canada, his father, Victor Lionel Campbell, was 29 and his mother, Almerta Viola Gilbert, was 30. He died on 27 November 1996, in Truro, Colchester, Nova Scotia, Canada, at the age of 78, and was buried in Bass River, Colchester, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Charles Marsh Campbell
1918–1996
Margaret Eileen Fulton
1921–2003

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World Events (6)

1921 · Racing Schooner Launched

Age 3

The Bluenose racing schooner was launched on March 26, 1921, in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia. It was evident that the ship was nothing like other ships that had been launched.
1945 · HMCS Esquimalt Torpedoed

Age 27

On April 16, 1945, the HMCS Esquimalt was torpedoed by German U-Boats. Thirty-nine men died, some due to the attack others to exposure to cold. Those that survived were rescued by the Sarnia.
1955 · Canso Causeway Completed

Age 37

The Canso Causeway was completed on April 13, 1955. It is a bridge across the Strait of Canso connecting Cape Breton Island. It is constructed in a S shape.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: nickname from Gaelic cam ‘crooked’, ‘bent’ + beul ‘mouth’. The surname was often represented in Latin documents as de bello campo ‘of the fair field’, which led to the name sometimes being ‘translated’ into Anglo-Norman French as Beauchamp .2 In New England documents, Campbell sometimes occurs as a representation of the French name Hamel .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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  • Charles Marsh Campbell, "Find A Grave Index"

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