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Albert Roy LLOYD

Regimental number2010
Place of birthCornwall Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSoldier
AddressOlive Street, Invermay, Launceston, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMrs E M Lloyd, Olive Street, Invermay, Launceston, Tasmania
Previous military serviceAustralian Army Service Corps
Enlistment date29 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Battery 9
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board Transport A2 Geelong on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

MSM


Recommendation date: 5 March 1918

FateReturned to Australia 17 March 1919
Medals

Meritorious Service Medal

'FRANCE. During period 22nd September, 1917, to 24th February, 1918. This N.C.O. has always acted with great gallantry and determination in carrying out his duties. His devotion to duty and general good conduct have al all times been most praiseworthy. He has shown marked ability and resource in overcoming obstacles with which he has been confronted in the carrying out of his duties. He has had continuous service with the A.I.F. since 29th August, 1914, and is in all respects a thoroughly efficient N.C.O.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 110
Date: 25 July 1918

Other detailsMedals: Meritorious Service Medal, 1914-15 Star,British War Medal, Victory Medal

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