Private Alfred William Morris

Australian Infantry, A.I.F.

Died: Friday 23 February 1917

Connected records

Record:
MORRIS, ALFRED WILLIAM
Additional information:
Cemetery:
VILLERS-BRETONNEUX MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
France

Possible matches

The following sources have potential matches based on the name and other information associated with this record. They may or may not be connected to this person but are provided for your further research

Name recorded:
Morris, Alfred W
Memorial:
Culmington (WMR 14052)
Location:
Culmington, Shropshire
Name recorded:
Morris, A W
Memorial:
The Lee (WMR 8140)
Location:
The Lee, Buckinghamshire
Name recorded:
Morris, A W
Memorial:
Stalybridge (WMR 2205)
Location:
Stalybridge, Greater Manchester
Record identifier:
People (P10572443)
Name recorded:
Private Alfred William Morris 2460
Unit:
Date of embarkation:
24 August 1916
Record identifier:
First World War Embarkation Roll (R1969168)
Name recorded:
Private Morris, Alfred William 2460
Unit:
Record identifier:
People (P10906083)
Name recorded:
Private William Alfred Morris 7126
Unit:
8th Australian Infantry Battalion
Date of enlistment:
27 October 1916
Date of fate:
4 October 1917
Record identifier:
First World War Nominal Roll (R2369767)
Name recorded:
Private Morris, William Alfred 7126
Unit:
8th Australian Infantry Battalion
Record identifier:
First World War Embarkation Roll (R1740947)
Name recorded:
Private Morris, William Alfred 7126
Unit:
Record identifier:
People (P10344232)
Name recorded:
Private William Alfred Morris 7126
Unit:
Date of embarkation:
23 November 1916
Record identifier:
People (P10905572)
Name recorded:
Private Alfred William Morris 2460
Unit:
45th Australian Infantry Battalion
Date of enlistment:
21 March 1916
Date of fate:
23 February 1917
Record identifier:
First World War Nominal Roll (R2369256)
Name recorded:
Private Morris, Alfred William 2460
Unit:
45th Australian Infantry Battalion
Record identifier:
Roll of Honour (R1645399)
Name recorded:
Private Morris, Alfred William 2460
Unit:
45th Australian Infantry Battalion
Record identifier:
People (P10248710)
Name recorded:
Private Alfred William Morris 2460
Unit:
45th Australian Infantry Battalion
Date of death:
23 February 1917
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Name:
Corporal Morris
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
19 Feb 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: Household Battalion (page 46)
Name:
Lieutenant Colonel Morris
Context:
author
Date:
28 Feb 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 9 Battalion Devonshire Regiment (page 112)
Name:
Lieutenant Colonel Morris
Context:
author
Date:
28 Feb 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 9 Battalion Devonshire Regiment (page 111)
Name:
Lieutenant Colonel Morris
Context:
author
Date:
28 Feb 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 9 Battalion Devonshire Regiment (page 111)
Name:
Major R J Morris
Context:
other
Date:
18 Feb 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 9 Battalion Devonshire Regiment (page 110)
Name:
Second Lieutenant C G M Morris
Context:
joined
Date:
28 Feb 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 8 Battalion Royal Berkshire Regiment (page 244)