Natal Witness Wednesday 25th May 1881
Captain Lovegrove 58th Regiment went through a successful operation, having an arm amputated on Thursday, through wounds received at Langes Nek.
SAGS medal 1879 clasp
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Natal Witness Friday 1st July 1881
There are very few patients in hospital here now including only three officers - Captain Lovegrove who recently had his arm amputated, but I am glad to state he is well enough to leave his bed, although that unfortunate gentleman has lost over two stone in weight since receiving his wound...
Natal Witness Wednesday 20th July 1881
Captain Lovegrove was included in a convoy of sick and wounded that left here on Friday for your city under charge of Surgeon Lloyd A.M.D.