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Pvt Charles Henry Lambton
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Birth: Feb. 27, 1916
Moose Jaw Census Division
Saskatchewan, Canada
Death: Dec. 10, 1943
Abruzzo, Italy

Commonwealth War Graves Casualty Details
LAMBTON, CHARLES HENRY
Rank: Private
Service No: L/1014
Date of Death: 10/12/1943
Age: 27
Regiment/Service: Saskatoon Light Infantry (M.G.), R.C.I.C.
Grave Reference IX. C. 11.
Cemetery: MORO RIVER CANADIAN WAR CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Son of Ernest and Henrietta Lambton; husband of Dorothy Lambton, of Vancouver, British Columbia.

Killed in Action December 9th, 1943 near the Moro River.

Charles Henry Lambton was twenty-seven years old and the son of Ernest and Henrietta Lambton. His wife was Dorothy Lambton of Vancouver, British Columbia.

On December 9th, 1943 the 1st Battalion SLI Support Group was supporting the attacks on the Moro River with their Vickers Medium Machine Guns and 4.2 inch mortars.

Charles Lambton was part of #3 Platoon Mortar Company that was dive bombed shortly after they had engaged the target in support of the RCR (Royal Canadian Regiment).

Privates Weaver and Edwards were also killed at this time and five other men were injured by shrapnel.

He is buried in the Moro River Canadian War Cemetery. Ref: XI, C, 11
 
 
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 Parents:
  Ernest Lambton (1882 - 1951)
  Henrieta Lidster Lambton (1883 - 1958)
 
Burial:
Moro River Canadian War Cemetery
Ortona
Provincia di Chieti
Abruzzo, Italy
Plot: IX. C. 11.
 
Maintained by: Chris Andrew
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 07, 2010
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