Born: 24th November 1885, Dover, Kent.

Baptised: 11th February 1886, at St. Mary the Virgin Church, Dover, Kent. Parents: William James Viney & Amelia Ann Hart.

Died: 20th February 1919; age: 33; Died of Pneumonia, following Influenza, at Ranelagh Road Military Hospital, Ipswich.

Residence: Jubilee Cottages, Primrose Road, Dover, Kent.


Rank: Private; Service Number: 73532.

Regiment: Middlesex Regiment, 29th Battalion – transferred to 158624, Eastern Command Labour Centre, Labour Corps.


Grave Reference:


Ipswich Old Cemetery,





1901   Cottage, Harbour Yard, Dover Yard, Kent.


Harry was 15 years old, a Shop Boy – Grocers. He was living with his parents & siblings.

William James Viney Hart, 45, a Caretaker – Dover Harbour Bd, born Dover, Kent.

Amelia Ann Hart (nee Harding), 54, born Plymouth, Dover.

William Hart, 24, a Blacksmith – Dover Harbour Bd, born Dover, Kent.

Thomas Harding Hart, 21, a Carter Coal, born Dover, Kent.

Matilda Sarah Hart, 17, born Dover, Kent.


1911   Adrian Cottage, Dover, Kent.


Harry was 25 years old, a Dock Labourer. He was living with his parents.

William, 57, a Dock Labourer.

Amelia, 64.


In 1915, Kent, Harry married Harriet Daisy Collins, born 1895, Swingfield, Kent.

They had 2 daughters:

Ruth Jane Hart, born August 1916, Dover, Kent.

Violet Annie Hart, born March 1918, Dover, Kent.


Soldiers’ Effects to Harriet Hart – widow.


Harry is also remembered on the Dover war memorial, Kent, at the request of Harriet.

Middlesex Regiment, 29th Battalion

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