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Hedley Loyd LAMBERT

Regimental number2115
Place of birthLilydale, Tasmania
SchoolLilydale State School, Tasmania
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressGeeveston, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Johana Lambert, Geeveston, Tasmania
Previous military service92nd Infantry
Enlistment date12 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 23 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll40th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 8 May 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Stated to be Hedley Lyon Lambert onNR
Place of death or woundingBorder of France and Belgium
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialPernois British Cemetery (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. 12), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
132
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert and Johanna LAMBERT, Geeveston, Tasmania. Native of Lilydale, Tasmania
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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