Ernest George Hart

Rank Lieutenant
Service No Unknown
Date of Death 30/08/1918
Age 27
Regiment/Service Longon Regt. 13th Kensington Bn.
Cemetery Manchester Cemetery, Riencourt-les-Bapaume


Ernest George Hart was born on 7th June 1891 to Thomas Hart, a master printer, and his wife Lavinia. He was baptised on 9th August 1891 at St Matthew, Upper Clapton. In 1901, Ernest lived with his parents and elder sister Ethel (b.1889) at ‘Gayhurst’ Regents Park Road, Finchley. A decade later, the family lived at ‘Beverley’, Arden Road, Finchley. Ernest was then working as an insurance clerk


Ernest married Hilda Emma Adeline Newell (1891-1975) at St Mary’s, Finchley on 11 Feb 1917. He left for the continent soon after, where he was killed in action.