WW1 - Surnames starting with the letter H. 

Arthur Septimus Hamnett

Ship/Rgn/Sqn No:Royal Navy
Name of Rgt or Ship:H.M.S. Pembroke
Country of burial:U.K.Grave Photo:No
Cemetery or Memorial:Gillingham (Woodlands) Cemetery
Town Memorial:Not Listed
Extra Information:
Born on the 30th July 1885, the birth being registered during the September
quarter 1885 in the Altrincham R.D. - ref: 8a/179, the son of James Henry &
Emily Hamnett (nee Lees).

His father - James Hamnett died in 1887, aged: 37.

1891 Census - Stockport Road, Timperley.   Son - aged: 5 - Scholar - born:
Baguley.   Head of househpold - Emily Hamnett - Widow - aged: 43 - occ:
Charwoman - born: Timperley.   Plus 2 elder siblings.

1901 Census - Thorley Lane, Timperley.   Son - aged: 16 - occ: Gardener
(Domestic) - born: Baguley.   Head of househpold - Emily Hamnett - Widow -
aged: 53 - occ: Laundress - born: Timperley.   Plus 2 elder siblings.

1911 Census - H.M.S. Pembroke, Medway, Kent (a shore based ship).   Able
Seaman - aged: 25 - born: Baguley, Cheshire.

Married Lillian C. Raftery during the March quarter 1913 in the Medway R.D.
- ref: 2a/1169.

Served in the RN for 13½ years.  He had previously served on H.M.S.

Arthur died of Cerebral Spinal Fever at the RN Hospital, Chatham.

Death reported in the 05/03/1915 edition of the Altrincham Guardian.

Buried at Gillingham on the 22/02/1915.

The R.N. Casualty List record his widow - Lillian Hamnett as residing at 47
Sydney Road, Chatham, Kent.

His widow married an Arthur Hannant in 1917 and they resided at 10
Fonblanque Rd,  Marine Town,  Sheerness, Kent.

Memorials found on:
Christ Church (Timperley)
Altrincham & District Roll of Honour
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