The AIF Project

Lindsay William Stewart LOVEDAY

Date of birth14 July 1893
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressBurra Road, Artarmon, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs A H Loveday Burra Road, Artarmon, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
Unit name3rd Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
Promotions

Lieutenant


Unit: 3rd Battalion
Promotion date: 1 December 1916

FateReturned to Australia 6 November 1918
Medals

Military Cross

'For conspicuous gallantry in action. He displayed great courage and determination in leading an attacking party 400 yards along an enemy trench and establishing a strong point in an isolated position. He killed four of the enemy himself.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 103
Date: 29 June 1917

Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: Military Cross, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, LOVEDAY Lindsay William Stewart

Print format