Captain Malcolm St John Lamb

Service Number 49
Birth Date 27 December 1873
Death Date 03 August 1955
Final Rank Captain
Units
Commonwealth of Australia Gazette 28 October 1915 on page 2736 at position 27
London Gazette 5 August 1915 on page 7668 at position 25


Rolls

  • First World War Embarkation Roll

    Rank
    Captain
    Place of Embarkation
    Sydney
    Embarkation Ship
    HMAT Euripides A14
    Date of Embarkation
    20 October 1914
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
  • First World War Embarkation Roll

    Rank
    Lieutenant Colonel
    Place of Embarkation
    Sydney
    Embarkation Ship
    HMAT Hororata A20
    Date of Embarkation
    02 May 1916
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918

Honours & Awards

  • Honours and Awards:

    Award/Honour
    Mention in despatches
    Classification
    British/Australian gallantry awards
    Unit
    3rd Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
    London Gazette
    5 August 1915 on page 7668 at position 25
    Commonwealth Gazette
    28 October 1915 on page 2736 at position 27
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Award/Honour
    Mention in despatches
    Classification
    British/Australian gallantry awards
    Unit
    3rd Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    3rd Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    3rd Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major

Timeline

Date of birth 1873-12-27
Date and unit at appointment (Officers) 1914-08-27 Appointed to the 3rd Battalion with the rank of captain.
Date of embarkation 1914-10-20
Date promoted 1915-01-01 Appointed major.
Date promoted 1916-02-10 Appointed lieutenant colonel.
Other units 1916-02-10 Commanding Officer 34th Battalion.
Date of embarkation 1916-05-02
Other units 1917-05-11 Appointed to command No 3 E Group, Durrington Camp.
Other 1918-06-27 AIF appointment terminated.
Date of death 1955-08-03

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