|Place of birth||Payneham, South Australia|
|School||East Adelaide Public School, South Australia|
|Address||William Lane, Broken Hill, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||30|
|Next of kin||Father, Timothy Jacob Loader, Thomas Lane, Broken Hill, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Adelaide, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||32nd Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/49/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||32nd Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Place of death or wounding||France|
|Age at death||31|
|Age at death from cemetery records||31|
|Place of burial||Fromelles (Pheasant Wood) Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row C, Grave No 9), France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Timothy and Hannah LOADER, 30 Morris Street, St Peters, South Australia|
|Family/military connections||Brothers: 1375 Pte Clifford Roy LOADER, 1st Pioneer Bn, returned to Australia, 22 December 1919; 41 Pte Percival Harold LOADER, 8th Field Company Engineers, died of wounds, 20 August 1916.|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Embarked Adelaide, 7 February 1916; disembarked Suez, 11 March 1916.
Taken on strength, 32nd Bn, Duntroon Plateau, 1 April 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 17 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 23 June 1916.
Reported missing, 20 July 1916.
Prisoner of War German list dated 4 November 1916 received by Wounded and Missing Inquiry Bureau.
File (p. 4) bears notation: 'Identification disc received from Germany. No particulars were afforded except that soldier is deceased. To be reported as KILLED IN ACTION 20/7/16.'
German report, 2 August 1916: 'austr. Sold. Loader, F.O.32.A.I.F. Nr. 2064 am 19.7 in Gegend Fromelles gefallen.'
Note on Red Cross File No 1620201: 'The above name appeared on German death list dated 4-11-16.'
Note on file: 'Identity disc received from Germany and despatched to Next of kin 20-6-17.'
Medals: British War Medal, Victory MedalOriginally listed as 'No Known Grave' and commemorated at V.C. Corner (Panel No 5), Australian Cemetery, Fromelles; subsequently (2010) identified, and interred in the Fromelles (Pheasant Wood) Military Cemetery, France.
|Sources||NAA: B2455, LOADER Frank Oliver
Red Cross file 1620201