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Private John Hart

Army Number : 28800

Battalion : 17th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.

Born and lived at Nottingham. Son of Robert and Emma Hart, of 29, Strelley Street, Bulwell, Nottingham. He was a coal miner prior to enlisting at Nottingham. He was killed in action, 1st August 1916, during a raid on the German positions at Givenchy, France.

Buried/Commemorated : Loos Memorial, France. Panel 87 to 89.

Private John Hart is also commemorated on the following local memorials :-
St. Mary the Virgin Church War Memorial, Bulwell, Nottingham.

His brother Private James Hart, 1/8th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment, also fell in the Great War.