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Leonard LOVETT

Regimental number2011
Place of birthHobart Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
AddressFoster Street, Newtown, Hobart, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, A H Lovett, Foster Street, Newtown, Hobart, Tasmania
Previous military service41st Battery Australian Field Artillery
Enlistment date26 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentGunner
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
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2011A
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Field Artillery Brigade
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal

'Work on 8 August 1918 near Cerisy.'
Recommendation date: 16 August 1918

FateReturned to Australia 8 October 1918

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 75
Date: 17 June 1919

Family/military connectionsBrother: 56553 Gunner Kendall Edward LOVETT, 13th Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 8 July 1919.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: Military Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death1983
Age at death89

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