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.
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