Rifleman John Harris

Rifle Brigade

Died: Wednesday 9 August 1916 (aged 19)

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Record:
HARRIS, JOHN
Additional information:
Son of John and Mary Ann Harris, of 3, Drysdale Street, Kingsland Road, London.
Cemetery:
CORBIE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Plot 2. Row C. Grave 62.
Country:
France

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officer's forage cap, coloured, Canadian Militia

Cap: navy blue cap; rifle green embroidered patterned band; red piping around top; black leather peak with gold embroidered band; black leather chinstrap. Cap badge missing.

field service cap, coloured, Canadian Militia

cap rifle green sidecap; yellow piping; 2 brass buttons at front

fez, red, "Rameses" masonic society

fez red soft fez, black tassel on top; RAMESES embroidered in gold across front; badge: crescent, facing down with 5 pointed star within, scimitar above from which hangs an Egyptian mummy's face

Oral history

British trooper and NCO served with 4th County of London Yeomanry in GB, 1939-1940; officer cadet served with Royal Military College, Sandhurst, GB, 1940; officer served with 2nd Derbyshire Yeomanry in GB, Egypt, North Africa, Palestine and North West Europe, 1940-1945
REEL 1 Background in Staffordshire and London, GB, 1914-1939: family background and homes; siblings; education and gaining of work; civilian work in Dublin and London; attitude to possible war; background of fiancĂ©e; listening to Hitler on radio and change in attitude to possible war; membership of …

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Name recorded:
Harris, John
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Dilwyn Parishioners (WMR 32844)
Location:
Dilwyn, Hereford And Worcester
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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John Harris (WMR 47782)
Location:
Claughton, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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Philleigh (WMR 26278)
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Philleigh, Cornwall
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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Cruckton - WW1 (WMR 14021)
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Cruckton, Shropshire
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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Thorley - WW1 Tablet (WMR 28788)
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Thorley, Hertfordshire
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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St. Mark's Church (WMR 37758)
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Name recorded:
Harris, John
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Sithney Roll Of Honour - WW1 (WMR 26174)
Location:
Sithney, Cornwall
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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Duke Street United Methodist Church (WMR 20684)
Location:
Southport, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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Abbots Bromley WW1 Plaque (WMR 13325)
Location:
Abbots Bromley, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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Holy Trinity Church (WMR 10462)
Location:
Barnstaple, Devon
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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Wrexham And East Denbighshire Book Of Remembrance (WMR 17903)
Location:
Wrexham, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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St Weonards (WMR 32994)
Location:
St Weonards, Hereford And Worcester
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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The Buffs (East Kent) Regiment -First World War Book Of Remembrance (WMR 40979)
Location:
Canterbury, Kent
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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Willington Working Men's Club (LOST) (WMR 71468)
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Name recorded:
Harris, John
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Tafarnaubach And Princetown - WW1 (WMR 3610)
Location:
Tafarnaubach, Gwent
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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Thorley - WW1 Tablet (WMR 28788)
Location:
Thorley, Hertfordshire
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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Pool Roll Of Honour (WMR 52578)
Location:
Pool, Cornwall
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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St. Nicholas' Church - Clock (WMR 55072)
Location:
South Kilworth, Leicestershire
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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St. Bartholomew's Church - Tablet - WW1 (WMR 20596)
Location:
Aldsworth, Gloucestershire
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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Thornhill Masonic Lodge (WMR 72167)
Location:
Thornhill, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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St. Uny Church - WW1 (WMR 26311)
Location:
Lelant, Cornwall
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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Largo-Cross (Includes Lieutenant Colonel William Herbert Anderson VC) (WMR 8531)
Location:
Lundin Links, Fife
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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Cinderford And District (WMR 20620)
Location:
Cinderford, Gloucestershire
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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St Michael's Church Fittings (Parishioners Gift) - WW1 (WMR 7288)
Location:
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Name recorded:
Harris, John
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Llangollen and Llantysillio - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 17803)
Location:
Llangollen, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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St. Paul's Parishioners - WW1 and WW2 Pulpit (WMR 45025)
Location:
Norden, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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Clawton (WMR 45902)
Location:
Clawton, Devon
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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Brompton Oratory - WW1 (WMR 39759)
Location:
Knightsbridge, Greater London
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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Kettins (WMR 44766)
Location:
Kettins, Tayside
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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Kettins Parish Church WW1 (WMR 82196)
Location:
Kettins, Tayside
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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St Leonards Church - WW1 (WMR 8238)
Location:
Little Linford, Buckinghamshire
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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St Michael and All Angels Church - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 18680)
Location:
Great Altcar, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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Stoke Goldington (WMR 8251)
Location:
Stoke Goldington, Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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Axminster - Cross (WMR 25184)
Location:
Axminster, Devon
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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St Mary the Virgin WW1 and WW2 (WMR 71383)
Location:
Axminster, Devon
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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Norden - WW1 and WW2 Garden (WMR 13228)
Location:
Norden, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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Forton WW1 Roll Of Honour WW1 (WMR 38338)
Location:
Forton, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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Dilwyn (soldier) (WMR 32845)
Location:
Dilwyn, Hereford And Worcester
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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North Leigh - Cross, WW1 (WMR 31619)
Location:
North Leigh, Oxfordshire
Name recorded:
Harris, John
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West Haddon - WW2 Roll of Honour (WMR 15002)
Location:
West Haddon, Northamptonshire
Name recorded:
Harris, John
Memorial:
The Men of Stirling (WMR 5768)
Location:
Stirling, Central
Name recorded:
Harris, J
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St Thomas Eccleston Church WW1 (WMR 53125)
Location:
St Helens, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Harris, J
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1/5 And 2/5 Battns West Yorkshire Regt (WMR 30888)
Location:
York, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Harris, J
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East London Synagogue - WW1 Plaques (WMR 40151)
Location:
Waltham Forest, Essex
Name recorded:
Harris, J
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Armthorpe (WMR 28037)
Location:
Armthorpe, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Harris, J
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St Bartholomews Church Book of Remembrance (WMR 10292)
Location:
Thornley in Easington, Durham
Name recorded:
Harris, J
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St. Mary's Church - WW1 (WMR 27918)
Location:
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Harris, J
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East London Synagogue - WW1 Plaques (WMR 40151)
Location:
Waltham Forest, Essex
Name recorded:
Harris, J
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Hull Western Hebrew Congregation WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 35437)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Harris, J
Memorial:
North Molton (WMR 46088)
Location:
North Molton, Devon