Reuben Lloyd

Reuben John Lloyd (1890 - 1945)

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Reuben John Lloyd
Born in Morgan, South Australia, Australiamap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 1921 in Clare, South Australia, Australiamap
Died in Burra, South Australia, Australiamap
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Reuben Lloyd is an Anzac who served in World War One.

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Unit: 2nd Depot Battallion AIF
Last Rank: Lance Corporal
Unit on Discharge: 48th Infantry Battalion

Recipient of The Military Medal, The 1914-15 Star,
The British War Medal and The Victory Medal

Biography

Reuben John Lloyd

was born on 9 July 1890 at Morgan, South Australia, Australia, the son of William Henry Lloyd and Annie Klenner[1]. Although Reuben's birth mother is named as Annie Klenner on his birth Certificate, there is no marriage record for William and Annie in South Australia. There is a marriage record for William Henry Lloyd and Johanna Conway in 1891. Annie may have died around the time of Reuben's birth. Interestly, The Next of Kin that Reuben provided on enlistment in the Armed Forces was Johanna Lloyd [2].

He married Adelaide Louise Scholz on married 1921 in Clare, South Australia, Australia [3]and they were the parents of Sylvie Irene (Lloyd) Griffen.

Reuben died on 13 March 1945 in Burra, South Australia, Australia .

Military Record

  • Discovering Anzacs: Name: LLOYD Reuben John : Service Number - 1952 : Place of Birth - Morgan SA : Place of Enlistment - Burra SA : Next of Kin - (Mother) LLOYD Johanna: He was awarded the Military Medal (Page 9)

Personal Details:

Service Number: 1952
Enlisted: 4 April 1916, Burra, South Australia
Last Rank: Lance Corporal
Last Unit: 48th Infantry Battalion
Born: Burra, South Australia , 9 July 1890
Home Town: Burra, Goyder, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Farm Labourer
Died: Burra, South Australia, 13 March 1945, aged 54 years

World War 1 Service:

4 Apr 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Burra, South Australia
13 Jul 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 1952, 48th Infantry Battalion
13 Jul 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 1952, 48th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Seang Bee, Adelaide
11 Nov 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, SN 1952, 48th Infantry Battalion
Date unknown: Involvement 48th Infantry Battalion, Pozières

Sources

  1. Birth: South Australia, Australia Births: YEAR: 1890 NAME: LLOYD Reuben John FATHER: William Henry LLOYD MOTHER: Annie KLENNER DISTRICT: Frome REG#: 462/299
  2. Father's Marriage to Johanna Conroy: South Australia, Australia Marriages: YEAR: 1891 REG#: 167/467 NAME: LLOYD William Henry SPOUSE NAME: CONWAY Johannah DISTRICT: Burra
  3. Marriage: South Australia, Australia Marriages: YEAR: 1921 REG#: 287/251 NAME: LLOYD Reuben John SPOUSE NAME: SCHOLZ Adelaide Louise DISTRICT: Clare


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