William LOVE

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LOVE, William

Service Number: 461
Enlisted: 21 July 1915, Liverpool, New South Wales
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 30th Infantry Battalion
Born: Adamstown, New South Wales, 4 April 1893
Home Town: Adamstown, Newcastle, New South Wales
Schooling: Adamstown State School
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Died of wounds, France, 12 July 1916, aged 23 years
Cemetery: Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, NSW Government Railway and Tramway Honour Board
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World War 1 Service

21 Jul 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 461, Liverpool, New South Wales
9 Nov 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 461, 30th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Beltana, Sydney
9 Nov 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 461, 30th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
12 Jul 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 461, 30th Infantry Battalion

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Biography contributed by John Edwards

"...461 Private William (Will) Love, 30th Battalion, of Adamstown, NSW. A labourer and crane employee prior to enlistement, Pte Love embarked with B Company from Sydney on HMAT Beltana on 9 November 1915. On 12 July 1916 he died of wounds at the 8th Casualty Clearing Station, France, aged 23." - SOURCE (www.awm.gov.au)