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John Lambert

In memory of:

Private John Lambert

April 7, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

1744

Age:

23

Force:

Army

Unit:

Royal Newfoundland Regiment

Division:

2nd Bn.

Additional Information


Son of Samuel and Rebecca Lambert, of Southport, Randon, Trinity Bay, Newfoundland.

Commemorated on Page 71 of the Newfoundland Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

AYR CEMETERY (United Kingdom)
Ayrshire, United Kingdom

Grave Reference:

Newfoundland. G. 3. 3.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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  • Memorial– Erected by the people of Gooseberry Cove, this marble cross and shaft memorial in the Anglican Church, Gooseberry Cove, NL  is dedicated to three local war dead from the First World War - Richard James Spurrell, John Lambert and Luke Smith.
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[front/devant] 
IN MEMORY OF PTE RICHARD JAMES SPURRELL 1ST N.F.L.D. REGT. BUTTON COVE RANDOM T.B. DIED OF WOUNDS ROUEN FRANCE JANY. 4, 1917 AGED 22 YEARS 

GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS, THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS 

[left side/côté gauche] 

ALSO PTE. JOHN LAMBERT 1ST N.F.L.D. REGT. SOUTHPORT RANDOM T.B. DIED OF SCARLET FEVER AYR, SCOTLAND APRIL 7, 1916 AGED 20 YEARS 
BLESSED ARE THE DEAD WHICH DIE IN THE LORD 

[back/arrière] 

ALSO SEAMAN LUKE SMITH R.N.R. GOOSEBERRY COVE RANDOM T.B. DROWNED ON H.M.S. LAURENTIC JANY. 28, 1917 AGED 20 YEARS 
HE GIVETH HIS BELOVED SLEEP

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