Boatswain Samuel Morris

Mercantile Marine

Died: Saturday 17 February 1917 (aged 56)

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Record:
MORRIS, SAMUEL
Additional information:
Son of the late William and Sarah Ellen Morris; husband of Mary Ellen Morris (nee Muldoon), of 8, Rosamond St., Hulme, Manchester. Born at Macclesfield.
Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Morris, Samuel
Memorial:
Post Office Stores Department Roll of Honour (WMR 72537)
Location:
Swindon, Wiltshire
Name recorded:
Morris, Samuel
Memorial:
Llansantffraud Glyn Ceiriog Memorial Obelisk (WMR 38208)
Location:
Llansantffraud Glyn Ceiriog, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Morris, Samuel
Memorial:
Hexham Salvation Army Roll Call (WMR 34097)
Location:
Hexham, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Morris, Samuel
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St Thomas Church - WW1 (WMR 52846)
Location:
Kimberworth, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Morris, Samuel
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St Ffraids Church WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 38207)
Location:
Llansantfraid Glyn Ceiriog, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Morris, Samuel
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Llansilin Memorial Hall (WMR 7142)
Location:
Llansilin, Powys
Name recorded:
Morris, Samuel
Memorial:
Llansilin Memorial Hall (WMR 7142)
Location:
Llansilin, Powys
Name recorded:
Morris, Samuel
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Onecote (WMR 13709)
Location:
Onecote, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Morris, Samuel
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Wrexham And East Denbighshire Book Of Remembrance (WMR 17903)
Location:
Wrexham, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Morris, S
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Osbourne Street Shrine (WMR 35443)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Morris, S
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Woodnewton (WMR 14937)
Location:
Woodnewton, Northamptonshire
Name recorded:
Morris, S
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Major L P Aizlewood MC AFC and Men of Rotherham - WW1 Plaque (WMR 28031)
Location:
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Morris, S
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Birmingham Jews - WW1 Plaque (WMR 40256)
Location:
Birmingham, West Midlands
Name recorded:
Morris, S
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Peel - WW1 And WW2 (WMR 26243)
Location:
Little Hulton, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Morris, S
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Parkgate Iron And Steel Co Ltd (WMR 52884)
Location:
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Morris, S
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Steel Peech And Tozer Ltd Phoenix Special Steel Works Served And Died (WMR 52922)
Location:
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Morris, S
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Hmhs Rohilla Memorial (WMR 30818)
Location:
Whitby, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Morris, S
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Kidderminster (WMR 2200)
Location:
Kidderminster, Hereford And Worcester
Name recorded:
Morris, S
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Stourbridge (WMR 2135)
Location:
Stourbridge, West Midlands
Name recorded:
Morris, S
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Ducie Avenue Central School (WMR 43943)
Location:
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Morris, S
Memorial:
6th Battalion Welch Regiment (WMR 36974)
Location:
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Morris, S
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Chelmarsh WW1 Plaque (WMR 13838)
Location:
Chelmarsh, Shropshire
Name recorded:
Morris, S
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Heaton Chapel And Heaton Moor (WMR 10699)
Location:
Heaton Moor, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Morris, S
Memorial:
Stockport Memorial Hall and Art Gallery (WMR 2794)
Location:
Stockport, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Morris, S
Memorial:
Stockport Memorial Hall and Art Gallery (WMR 2794)
Location:
Stockport, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Morris, S
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Royal British Legion (WMR 48252)
Location:
Blaengwynfi, West Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Morris, S
Memorial:
Heaton Moor Methodist Church (WMR 75717)
Location:
Heaton Chapel, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Morris, S
Memorial:
Littlehampton (WMR 16609)
Location:
Littlehampton, West Sussex
Name recorded:
Morris, S
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Witchampton WW1 Board (WMR 40332)
Location:
Witchampton, Dorset
Name recorded:
Morris, S
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Aspull Cross (WMR 18472)
Location:
Aspull, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Morris, S
Memorial:
Penygraig (WMR 92892)
Location:
Penygraig, Mid Glamorgan

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Name:
Corporal Morris
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
19 Feb 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: Household Battalion (page 46)
Name:
Major R J Morris
Context:
other
Date:
18 Feb 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 9 Battalion Devonshire Regiment (page 110)