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James Urquhart Grey LAMOND

Regimental number8941
Place of birthCocktown Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressYangarella, Indooroopilly, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, J Lamond, Indooroopilly, Yangarella, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date17 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit name2nd Divisional Ammunition Column
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/90/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A39 Port Macquarie on 16 November 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal RollRoyal Flying Corps
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


'Great bravery and persistence in laying and repairing lines under heavy fire, notably in operations on the Somme.'
Second recommendation for MM, dated 2 October 1916, reads: 'Great bravery and devotion to duty as linesman in laying and repairing lines under heavy fire, notably in operations on the Somme.'
Recommendation date: 27 September 1916

FateDischarged 20 June 1917

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