Harold Dowker Hardy, MC

1898 Aug 25. Born Louth. Brother of S A Hardy

1911 census at 66 Barrack Street, Dundalk

1916 May 21. Landed East Africa. 4th East African Mounted Brigade

1918 Mar 27. Cadet to be temp 2nd Lt. Tank Corps. Harold Dowker Hardy

1918 Aug 9 . Wins MC

1920 Jun 4. Tank Corps. Temp. Lt. H. D. Hardy, M.C., relinquishes his commission on completion of service, and retains the rank of Lt

1920 Nov 18. Joined ADRIC with service no 1074. Posted to J Coy

1921 Jun 24 to 10 Jul on Leave

1922 Jan 23. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1923 Aug 25 Leaves for Australia. His address is given as Malton Rd, York I suspect he is travelling with another ex-Auxiliary of same address.

1926 Dec 30. Engaged to Nina Beresford Serjeant

1927 Apr 16 Married Nina Beresford Serjeant

1931- 1980 on various Australian Electoral Rolls. He is a farmer. Wife Nina Beresford Hardy

1985 Jul 1. Died Australia. Buried Karrakatta Cemetery Rose Garden, position 89, site 8E