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Malcolm St John LAMB

Place of birthArmidale New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSchool teacher
AddressCoomba, Marine Drive, Sandringham, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinMrs. Ethel Lamb, Coomba, Marine Drive, Sandringham, New South Wales
Enlistment date27 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentCaptain
Unit name3rd Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant-Colonel
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches

One MID awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 29251, 5 August 1915; 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 133, 28 October 1915.
Recommendation date: Refers 25 April, 4 May 1915.

FateReturned to Australia 2 May 1918
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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