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Alexander LAMB

Regimental number4566
Place of birthHillston, New South Wales
SchoolHillston Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressEumungerie, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Barbara Wylie, High Street, Hilston, New South Wales
Enlistment date6 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name30th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 25 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll30th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 20 September 1917
Place of death or woundingYpres, Belgium
Age at death25
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XXIII, Row D, Grave No. 7), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
117
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Barbara LAMB, High Street, Hillston, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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