Biography

Birth date: 25 December 1859
Final rank: Brigadier General
Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918
Units:
  • Staff
  • 5th Australian Infantry Brigade
  • 20th Australian Infantry Battalion

Rolls and Awards

First World War Embarkation Roll

  • Rank: Lieutenant Colonel
  • Date of embarkation: 25 June 1915
  • Place of embarkation: Sydney

Honours and Awards (Recommendation)

  • Unit: 5th Australian Infantry Brigade
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards (Recommendation)

  • Unit: 5th Australian Infantry Brigade
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards (Recommendation)

  • Unit: 5th Australian Infantry Brigade
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards : Mention in despatches

  • Unit: Staff
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards : Companion of the Order of the Bath

  • Unit: 20th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Collection Items

Photograph

J06325

Portrait of Brigadier General Lamrock, CB; VD, Commander Headquarters, Liverpool Camp NSW, riding his favourite charger 'Bobs'.

J06325

J06327

Group portrait at Liverpool Camp, NSW, identified from left to right: Quartermaster Sergeant S Kent; Captain Hutchinson, (AMC); Brigadier General Lamrock, CB, VD; Major Jenkins (killed).

J06327

J06328

Group portrait at Liverpool Camp, NSW, identified from left to right: Dr N M Alexander; (unidentified Doctor); Captain M A Cooney; Brigadier General Lamrock, CB, VD; Colonel Lorenzo; Lieutenant Wilson; Captain Grace.

J06328

J06329

Portrait of Brigadier General Lamrock, CB; VD, Commander Headquarters, Liverpool Camp NSW.

J06329

J06330

Group portrait, identified from left to right: Captain Frank Smith; Captain Grace; Major Sadler A&IS; Brigadier General Lamrock, CB; VD; Captain Harper, DSO; unidentified; Captain Costello, A&IS. Seated: Lieutenant Geo Shipley, A&IS; unidentified; unidentified.

J06330

J06332

Group portrait at Officers Quarters at Liverpool Camp, NSW. Identified from left to right: Captain R R Harper, DSO; Captain M A Cooney; Major P C Murray, A&IS; Brigadier General Lamrock, CB; VD; and Captain Grace.

J06332

J06333

Group portrait taken at the main entrance at Liverpool Camp, NSW. Identified from left to right: Lieutenant Wilson; Mrs G Gibson; Mrs W J Frank Senior; Brigadier General Lamrock, CB; VD.

J06333

J06334

Group portrait at Liverpool Camp Headquarters. Identified from left to right: Brigadier General Lamrock, CB; VD; Mrs W J Frank Senior; Lieutenant Wilson; Mrs G Gibson.

J06334

J06336

Brigadier General Lamrock, CB; VD and Captain Grace standing at the eastern side of Liverpool Camp, NSW.

J06336

J06337

Group portrait of officers standing near the northern side of Liverpool Camp, NSW. Identified from left to right: Colonel Wallace Brown, A&IS; Brigadier General Lamrock, CB; VD.

J06337

J06338

Group portrait of officers at Headquarters of Liverpool Camp, NSW. Identified from left to right: Colonel Wallace Brown, A&IS; Brigadier General Lamrock, CB; VD; Captain M A Cooney; Colonel Lorenzo; Captain D E Wilson.

J06338

J06339

Group portrait at Liverpool Camp Headquarters. Identified from left to right: Brigadier General Lamrock, CB; VD; Mrs W J Frank Senior; Mrs G Gibson; Lieutenant Wilson.

J06339

J06340

Portrait of Brigadier General Lamrock, CB; VD, standing at the southern end of Liverpool Camp, NSW.

J06340

J06341

Group portrait at Liverpool Camp Headquarters, southern end. Identified from left to right: Lieutenant Wilson; Mrs G Gibson; Mrs W J Frank Senior; Brigadier General Lamrock, CB; VD .

J06341

A03620

Group portrait of officers of the 20th Battalion. Left to right, Back row: Lieutenant (Lt) (later Captain ) John Allan Broadbent MC; Captain (Capt) Keith Stewart Cresswell Single, Padre; Lt Leslie Byrne MC (killed in action 18 September 1918); French Interpreter; Capt (later Major) Eric Lloyd...

A03620

Timeline

Date of birth 1859-12-25
Date of recommendation honour or award 1915
Date and unit at appointment (Officers) 1915-04-12 Appointed to command the 20th Battalion with the rank of lieutenant colonel.
Date of embarkation 1915-06-25
Other units 1915-12-11 Detached to command the 5th Brigade Headquarters, Gallipoli.
Date returned to Australia 1916-07-27
Other 1916-10-06 AIF appointment terminated.