LAMB, Edmund James
(Service number 22646)

First Rank Last Rank C.Q.M.S.


Date 6 March 1889 Place of Birth Birmingham, England

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment 322 Otipua Road, Timaru
Occupation Clerk
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs E. M. LAMB sen., 322 Otipua Road, Timaru (mother),
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Unit, Squadron, or Ship Army Pay Department
Date 19 August 1916
Transport Aparima or Mokoia or Navua
Embarked From Destination Devonport, Devon, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With Army Pay Corps

Military Awards

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Military Awards

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No information

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Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
PoW Serial Number
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Days Interned
Liberation Date


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 22 February 1968 Age 78 years
Place of Death Timaru
Memorial or Cemetery Timaru Cemetery
Memorial Reference Services Section, Row 127, Plot 9
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Edmund James Lamb, born on 6 march 1889 in England, was the son of Mrs E, M. Lamb, of Timaru (Alexander Hill Kennedy and Elizabeth Mary Lamb?).


Auckland WarMemorial Museum Cenotaph Database [30 December 2016]; Timaru Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [30 December 2016]

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