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PostSubject: 1409 Pte David Lloyd, Defender of Rorke's Drift   Thu Jun 21, 2018 10:22 pm

Hello all,

Just to let the forum know that plans are well under way to provide the unmarked grave of 1409 Pte David Lloyd, 'B' Coy 2/24th Regiment with a new headstone in Aberdare cemetery, south Wales.

http://aberdareonline.co.uk/news/rhondda-cynon-taff/unmarked-rorkes-drift-grave-aberdare

Having contacted a few local media outlets, I have been fortunate enough to have had a response from the Aberdare branch of the Royal Welsh Veterans' Association who have shown a fantastic interest in lending support; as a result of their efforts, funding has been secured and I will keep the forum updated with regard to any further news.

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PostSubject: Re: 1409 Pte David Lloyd, Defender of Rorke's Drift   Thu Jun 21, 2018 11:35 pm

Well done Tim. Salute Salute Salute
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PostSubject: Re: 1409 Pte David Lloyd, Defender of Rorke's Drift   Fri Jun 22, 2018 6:09 am

Tim 'The legend' Needham. Salute
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PostSubject: Re: 1409 Pte David Lloyd, Defender of Rorke's Drift   Fri Jun 22, 2018 6:33 am

Nice work Tim.
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PostSubject: 1409 Pte David Lloyd RD Defender    Fri Jun 22, 2018 10:59 am

That's excellent news Tim , well done to all involved .
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PostSubject: Re: 1409 Pte David Lloyd, Defender of Rorke's Drift   Sat Jun 23, 2018 4:21 pm

May I add my congrats too Tim!
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PostSubject: Re: 1409 Pte David Lloyd, Defender of Rorke's Drift   Tue Jun 26, 2018 6:26 pm

Brilliant work Tim
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PostSubject: Re: 1409 Pte David Lloyd, Defender of Rorke's Drift   Wed Aug 01, 2018 5:05 pm

I'm pleased to report that a date of Saturday 29th September has been set for the rededication event for David Lloyd at Aberdare cemetery, beginning at 1000.

All arrangements for the new headstone & ceremony have been taken on by Phil Roberts and the Aberdare branch of the RWelsh Veterans' Association, I'm sure members of the forum will join me in congratulating them on their efforts so far!

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PostSubject: Re: 1409 Pte David Lloyd, Defender of Rorke's Drift   Wed Aug 01, 2018 9:12 pm

Excellent Tim. Thanks for up- date.
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PostSubject: 1409 Pte David Lloyd RD Defender    Thu Aug 02, 2018 11:40 am

Thanks Tim , updates are always greatly appreciated .
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PostSubject: Re: 1409 Pte David Lloyd, Defender of Rorke's Drift   Mon Oct 01, 2018 8:01 pm




A couple of photos courtesy of Terry Jones. Via Tim Needham
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PostSubject: 1409 Pte David Lloyd RD Defender    Tue Oct 02, 2018 4:26 am

Thanks for sharing the pics and Pete thanks for posting them .
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PostSubject: Re: 1409 Pte David Lloyd, Defender of Rorke's Drift   Fri Oct 05, 2018 10:06 pm


David Lloyd gravestone, courtesy of Terry Jones.via Tim Needham.
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PostSubject: Re: 1409 Pte David Lloyd, Defender of Rorke's Drift   Mon Oct 08, 2018 6:18 pm

Great work by all concerned.
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