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James D. Lovering

Private

46th Battalion

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Ulmus Sp.
  • Planted By: Staff,
  • Plaque: 1063

Additional Info

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Biography

James David Lovering was born in Fitzroy and enlisted in Melbourne on 21st June 1916. He was 47 years old, married with 3 children, and employed as a letter carrier. He joined the 8th Infantry Battalion, with Regimental No. 5146. He was mortally wounded at Messines and died on 12th June 1917 and is buried in the Etaples Military Cemetery, France.
Tree No. 1063

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour