Robert Isaac Hart

Pilot, 106 Squadron
Service number 1312986
Died 2 June 1942
Buried Reichswald Forest War Cemetery, Germany
Age 19

Headstone Inscription
ALWAYS IN OUR THOUGHTS. MUM, DAD, BROTHERS LEN, RALPH AND ALAN


Biography

Robert was the son of Jack and Sarah née Silver of Bow, London

Robert’s father was born Moses Solomons in the east end of London. He adopted the name of Jack Hart when he began to box as a middleweight. Jack became one of Britain’s best known boxing referees and refereed his last fight at the Royal Albert Hall.

Robert was named Isaac Solomons when he was born and had three younger brothers, Leonard, Ralph and Alan. Ralph left the photo of Robert at his grave in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery in 2014.

Photo credit Ralph Hart
Robert’s temporary headstone

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