Buried at Manila American Cemetery, Philippines, B, 10, 169

Distinguished Service Cross Citation:

“Private First Class George F. Lamb was awarded the Distinguished Service Cross (posthumously) for extraordinary heroism in connection with military operations against an armed enemy while serving with the 128th Infantry Regiment, 32nd Infantry Division, in action against enemy forces from 28 March to 9 April 1945. Private First Class Lamb’s intrepid action, personal bravery and zealous devotion to duty at the cost of his life, exemplify the highest traditions of the military forces of the United States and reflect great credit upon himself, the 32nd Infantry Division, and the United States Army.”

“Had a twin brother who was my grandfather- he has a memorial stone in Lamb Mt. Cemetery next to my grandfather, Robert Lamb.”
-From Campbell County military website. Provided to the site by Tina Williams.

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