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  • Commonwealth war grave headstone marking the grave of J Hazard at Nottingham Northern Cemetery 
photo courtesy of Peter Gillings
Person Details
Bulwell, Nottingham
He was born fourth quarter 1887 in Bulwell, Nottingham to John and Lavinia Hazard. On the 1891 Census he is living with his parents at 35, Ramsey Street, Basford, Nottingham. His father is listed as a lace dresser. On 1901 Census, he is living with his parents and siblings - Arthur, Harold and Frederick - at 31 Cathcart Street, Nottingham. His father is listed as a lace dresser and John as a lace shredder. On 1911 Census he is living with his wife Mabel and son John at 38, Brook Street in Nottingham. John is listed as a lace dresser. Although they are listed as married, Mabel and their son are listed as Hayward. Husband Of Mabel Hazard, of 76, Independent Street, Radford, Nottingham.
On 1911 Census he is listed as a lace dresser.
28 Feb 1919
32
2750225 - CWGC Website
17611
Private
13th Bn Northumberland Fusiliers
He originally served with 13th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers and landed in France on 9th September 1915. 13th Battalion was amalgamated with 12th Battalion on 10th August 1917 to become 12th/13th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. He died of pneumonia at the Military Hospital, Albert Hall, Nottingham and is buried in Nottingham Northern Cemetery
Obituary published in the Nottingham Evening Post 1st March 1919 : - HAZARD. – Died February 28th, at Military Hospital, Pte. John Hazard, of pneumonia, aged 32, of 76 Independent-street, after 4½ years in France.[1] We, Lord, Thy purpose cannot see, but all is well that's done by Thee. – From broken-hearted wife and children.” He had served 12 months in Wakefield prison (8th November 1907 – 15th October 1908) for shop-breaking - origin - West Yorkshire Prison Records. Reference C118: Wakefield Prison. West Yorkshire Archive Service, Wakefield, England. Above items courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918.
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  • Commonwealth war grave headstone marking the grave of J Hazard at Nottingham Northern Cemetery 
photo courtesy of Peter Gillings
    J Hazard - Commonwealth war grave headstone marking the grave of J Hazard at Nottingham Northern Cemetery photo courtesy of Peter Gillings