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John Lamb


17th Machine Gun Company

Killed In Action (KIA) Killed In Action

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Not Assessed
  • Planted By: Mrs. W. Lamb
  • Plaque: 1219

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John Lamb was born in Burrumbeet and enlisted from there on 23rd September 1916. He was 20 years old, unmarried and a farmer. He was posted to the 24th Machine Gun Company, with Regimental No. 468A. He was killed in action near Polygon Wood on 29th September 1917. His name is on the Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Belgium.
Tree No. 1219

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour