Albert Henry Loveday

First Name: 
Albert
Middle Name: 
Henry
Last Name: 
Loveday
Mother's Name: 
Louisa (nee Brazier)
Father's Name: 
Lewis Loveday
Date Enlisted: 
Thursday, February 4, 1915
Rank at Enlistment: 
Private
Rank at Discharge: 
Private
Unit: 
25th Battalion
Company: 
B Company
Service: 
Infantry
Awards: 
1914/1915 Star
British War Medal
Victory Medal
Date of Death: 
Saturday, July 17, 1915
Place of Death: 
At sea
Cause of Death: 
Pneumonia
Details: 

Albert Loveday (Service No 423) was born in Wollongong about 1893. He was a single 22 year old painter when he enlisted. He embarked on HMAT A60 Aeneas with his unit on 29th June 1915. Albert never saw action because he caught pneumonia on the ship going over. He died and was buried at sea.

Albert is remembered on the Chatby Memorial, Egypt.

Sources: 
NAA: B2455, LOVEDAY ALBERT HENRY

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