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David Amos LAMBERT

Regimental number1671
Place of birthTowitta, South Australia
SchoolTowitta Public School, South Australia
OccupationFarm hand
AddressTowitta, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Jane Lambert, same address
Enlistment date3 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 9 June 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1617
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 18 October 1917
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death25
Place of burialBrandhoek New Military Cemetery No. 3 (Plot I, Row L, Grave No. 24), Vlamertinghe, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: David and Mary LAMBERT, Towitta, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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