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Sidney Firth LUMB

Regimental number140
Place of birthCollingwood Victoria
OccupationDental student
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Phoebe Lumb, 21 Lorne Street, Moonee Ponds, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date10 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1 Australian General Hospital (November 1914)
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board Transport A55 Kyarra on 21 November 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned 15 June 1918
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Light Horse Regiment
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal

Recommendation date: 3 August 1916

FateReturned to Australia 25 December 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Awarded for bravery at Gallipoli.

Cross of St. George - 3rd Class (Russia)

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 116
Date: 25 July 1917

Other detailsMedals: Order of St George, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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