Ordinary Seaman John Christopher Harris

Royal Navy, HMS Indefatigable

Died: Wednesday 31 May 1916 (aged 18)

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Record:
HARRIS, JOHN CHRISTOPHER
Additional information:
Son of Kate Harris, of 10, Wyndham Rd., Kingston-on-Thames, Surrey.
Cemetery:
PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
14.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Harris, John C
Memorial:
Backwell - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 12801)
Location:
Backwell, Avon
Name recorded:
Harris, John C
Memorial:
St Andrews - WW1 (WMR 7447)
Location:
Backwell, Avon
Name recorded:
Harris, J C
Memorial:
Teddington Cenotaph (WMR 39849)
Location:
Teddington, Greater London
Name recorded:
Harris, J C
Memorial:
Kingston Upon Thames WW1 And WW2 (WMR 12100)
Location:
Kingston upon Thames, Greater London

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Name:
Second Lieutenant J Harris
Context:
Date:
1 Jun 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 10 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment. (page 237)
Name:
Lieutenant Harris
Context:
other
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: Signal Squadron Royal Engineers (page 66)
Name:
Major A E Harris
Context:
joined
Date:
27 May 1916
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Berkshire Regiment (page 54)
Name:
Captain H B Harris
Context:
author
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 11 Battalion Essex Regiment (page 66)
Name:
Captain H B Harris
Context:
other
Date:
3 Jun 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 11 Battalion Essex Regiment (page 67)
Name:
Second Lieutenant H K Harris
Context:
joined
Date:
5 Jun 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 11 Battalion Essex Regiment (page 67)