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  • Photograph was published in the Nottingham Evening Post on 6th June 1917, and is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
Person Details
Nottingham
Harold Arthur was born in 1889 in Nottingham and was the son of William Alfred Bannister and Sarah J Bannister née Smith of 94 Whittier Road, Colwick Road, Nottingham. His father Wiliam Alfred married his mother Sarah Smith in Nottingham in 1885 and went on to have 3 children , Annie F b1885, Alice M b1888 and Harold Arthur b1889 all were born in Nottingham. In the 1911 census his family are living at 19 Sheridan Street, Nottingham , he is living with his grandmother Mary Smith 78 yrs a widow and a lace mender, and his mother Sarah 50 yrs also a lace mender (she stated she had been married 26yrs and had, had 3 children. Harold is shown as being 21 yrs of age and single and a labourer.
24 Apr 1917
26
769322 - CWGC Website
60056
25th Bn
Private
Machine Gun Corps (Infantry)
Private Harold Arthur Bannister, served with the 25th Company, Machine Gun Corps, he was killed in action on 24th April 1917, he has no known grave, his name is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Somme.
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  • Photograph was published in the Nottingham Evening Post on 6th June 1917, and is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
    Harold Arthur Bannister - Photograph was published in the Nottingham Evening Post on 6th June 1917, and is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918