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George Hope Campbell HART

Regimental number934
Date of birth10 March 1881
Place of birthGlasgow, Scotland
SchoolKelvinside Academy, Glasgow, Scotland
Age on arrival in Australia25
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPearler
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie S Hart, National Bank of Scotland, Glasgow, Scotland
Previous military serviceWas Sergeant in his School Cadets Corps
Enlistment date10 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit name12th Battalion, H Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board Transport A7 Medic on 2 November 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: INF12
Promotion date: 4 August 1915

Lieutenant


Unit: Trn Mtr Bty
Promotion date: 25 May 1916

FateDied of wounds 25 April 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name George Hope
Place of death or woundingMount Kemmel
Age at death37
Age at death from cemetery records37
Place of burialEbblinghem Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row B, Grave No. 14), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
66
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Annie HART. Native of Glasgow, Scotland
Family/military connections"His three brothers served in the British Army, one killed at Galipoli. Survivors, Major L Duncan Hart, M.C. and Major C.J. Hart mentioned in dispatches." Details from Mother.

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