Lt Donald Roberts Hart

1889 Jun 5. Born Westbury on Severn, Gloucs

1891 census at Flaxley, Gloucs

1901 census at St Mary Sq, Gloucester

1908 Oct 17. Kills a man in an accident - He knocked the man over with his bicycle. It was quite a complicated case as to what Hart did do, did not do and should have done. But the jury passed a verdict that put no blame on Hart.

1911 census. Working as a Drapery Assistant in a large drapers in 27 Minster St, Reading

1914 Sep 4. Marries in Chelmsford

1915 Mar 29. Lands in France

1917 Jun 6. Commissioned 2nd Lt

1918 Dec 10. The undermentioned 2nd Lts. to be Lts.: — D. R. Hart, 1st South Midland Bde., next below Lt. A. K. Roberts.

1920 Feb 11. Apprenticeship indenture, Donald Hart of Hucclecote, Gloucestershire Date. Donald Roberts Hart of Hucclecote, Gloucestershire had an apprenticeship with Penzance Borough Council. Donald Hart to become pupil sanitary inspector.

1921 Sep 30. Territorial Army. The undermentioned Offrs. relinquish their commns.,under A.O. 166/21 as amended by A.O. 332/21, and retain their rank . Lt D R Hart

1921 Dec 3. Accepted in Ireland. Joined ADRIC with service no 2208.

1921 Dec 10 .Posted to D Coy

1922 Jan 20. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1923 Aug 11. Charged with fraud. He is committed for trial at quarter sessions

1924 Oct 24. Divorce

1924 May 30 Leaves UK for Canada. He is a Clerk, and travels 3rd class

1942 Dec 30 Died Ontario, Canada . Lung cancer. His address was 24 Walmer Rd, Toronto. The death cert gives him as "married" but name of wife not known

 

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