Lloyd H. G

Harold Gorge lloyd

Harold George Lloyd was a soldier from Yerong Creek; he was in the 3rd Battalion, First Brigade. He enlisted to the Australian Army on the 23rd March 1916 and embarked on the HMAT A40 Ceramic on the 7th of October that same year. He was buried in the Beaumetz Cross Roads Cemetery in Cambrai, France. His rank was Private, above Recruit. His regimental was 6530 and he was 31 when he died.

Service Record

Harold George LLOYD

Regimental number - 6530

Place of birth - Wagga Wagga, New South Wales

School - Lallcerook Public School, New South Wales

Religion - Church of England

Occupation - Labourer

Address - Post Office, Wellington, New South Wales

Marital status - Single

Age at embarkation - 29

Next of kin - Mother, Mrs M A Lloyd, Lalla Rook, Yerong Creek, New South Wales

Enlistment date - 23 March 1916

Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll - 22 March 1916

Rank on enlistment - Private

Unit name - 3rd Battalion, 21st Reinforcement

AWM Embarkation Roll number - 23/20/3

Embarkation details - Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916

Rank from Nominal Roll - Private

Unit from Nominal Roll - 3rd Battalion

Fate - Killed in Action 9 April 1917

Place of death or wounding - France

Age at death - 31

Place of burial - Beaumetz Cross Roads Cemetery (Row F, Grave No. 4), Beaumetz-les-Cambrai, France

Panel number, Roll of Honour,
Australian War Memorial - 37

Miscellaneous information from
cemetery records - Parents: John and Marian LLOYD, Lallarook, Yerong Creek, New South Wales. Native of Wagga Wagga, New South Wales

Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
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Official Record

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Yerong Creek Public School

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This site is a project with the Yerong Creek community in commemoration of the centary of the Gallipoli campaign on April 15 1915.