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Richard Laurence Hatt



Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by): Richard Laurence Hatt 


Gender: Male

Date and Place of Birth: January 1886, Finchampstead, Berkshire  

Date and Place of Death: 16th November 1933, Kingston, Surrey 

Nationality: British


Childhood: 3rd of 5 children  

Parents: James and Antoinette nee Spicer  

Parent’s occupations: Hay binder 


Schools / universities attended and years of attendance: N/K


Occupation: Chargeman

Place of residence at Gretna: 10S East, Gretna

Job title at Gretna: Chargeman


Marital status: Married Lillian Alice Maud Dovey.

Children: At least 1 daughter

Travels: N/K


Awards/recognitions: N/K


Trivia / any other information:


Richard Laurence Hatt was born in January 1886 at Finchampstead, Berkshire to James and Antoinette nee Spicer 


1891 – living at Ravenswood Avenue, Finchampstead, Wokingham. Father a hay binder. Richard the 3rd of 5 children.  


1901- Sandhurst Road, Wokingham. A woodman’s labourer. 


13th August 1910, married Lillian Alice Maud Dovey. Bricklayer. 


1911 – Pinewood Avenue, Crowthorne, Wokingham. 5 rooms  


WW1- employed at H M Factory Gretna as a chargeman living at 10S East, Gretna with his wife. (Electoral Register)  


1921 – Richard Laurence, Lillian Alice Maud and Doris Lilian May are on the record at Surbiton, Surrey.  


16th November 1933 – died at Kingston, Surrey aged 47.




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