Natal Witness 18th October 1879
Robert Lloyd was charged with desertion form the 3rd Buffs five weeks ago at Pinetown. He pleaded guilty and was ordered to be handed over to the military authorities.
SAGS medal roll shows two Lloyds in the 2/3rd Regiment niether have the initial of 'R'
45/501 J. Lloyd 1878-79 clasp returned and 45/1288 T Lloyd 1879 clasp