Lionel Ernest LAMMERT (aka Ernie) [1915-1941] | Gwulo: Old Hong Kong

Lionel Ernest LAMMERT (aka Ernie) [1915-1941]

Names
Given: 
Lionel Ernest
Family: 
Lammert
Alias / nickname: 
Ernie
Sex: 
Male
Status: 
Deceased
Birth
Date: 
1915-11-25
Birthplace (country): 
Death
Date: 
c.1941-12-18 (Day is approximate)
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Siblings of Lionel Ernest LAMMERT (aka Ernie) [1915-1941]

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Birth 25th November 1915 in Hong Kong (PUBLIC ANCESTRY TREE)

Son of Lionel Eugene Lammert (1880 - 1971) and Annie Florence Lammert nee Odell (1889 - 1971)

UK Registers of British Subjects 

2nd Lieutenant Lionel Ernest Lammert HKVDC killed in action between 10th and 25th December 1941

Burial Chai Wan, Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong

I quote Wenzell Brown's description of Mr. Lammert's death at the start of this post on 'collaboration' during the occupation:

https://brianedgar.wordpress.com/2016/01/01/towards-a-theory-of-collabor...

 

I think Brown probably eked out what he knew by imagining some details, but he gets to the essence of Mr. Lammert's courageous decision.