- Second World War (1939-1945)
- Oberleutnant der Reserve (1st Lieutenant of Reserves)
- Chef 11. / Grenadier-Regiment 88
- Awarded on:
- March 6th, 1944
During the fighting NW of Krivoi Rog, on the 14.01.1944, Oberleutnant Lambach and his 11. Kompanie particularly distinguished themselves. During the defensive battles on this day a Soviet break-in attempt with tanks and infantry was foiled and 5 tanks were destroyed in close combat by the Kompanie. For this action Lambach would be decorated with the Knight’s Cross.