Private George Harrison

North Staffordshire Regiment

Died: Monday 12 February 1917 (aged 24)

Connected records

Record:
HARRISON, GEORGE
Additional information:
Son of the late James and Fanny Harrison, of Halmer End, Stoke-on-Trent.
Cemetery:
BETHUNE TOWN CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
VI. B. 45.
Country:
France

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Name recorded:
Harrison, George
Memorial:
St. Vincent's Church - WW1 (WMR 27957)
Location:
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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St Ambrose Church WW1 (WMR 52345)
Location:
Widnes, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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St. Mary's Memorial Chapel (WMR 37459)
Location:
Rushden, Northamptonshire
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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St Pauls Church Sarisbury Memorial Chapel (WMR 21279)
Location:
Sarisbury, Hampshire
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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Christ Church First World War Roll of Honour (WMR 2345)
Location:
Liscard, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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Easington Lane Methodist Church WW2 Roll of Honour (WMR 71109)
Location:
Easington Lane, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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Replica of St John the Baptist WW1 (WMR 71409)
Location:
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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St John's Barebones WW1 (WMR 69425)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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Epworth Men Of The Parish (WMR 51635)
Location:
Epworth, Lincolnshire
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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Hyde Town Hall Plaques (WMR 3258)
Location:
Hyde, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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St Cuthberts Church - Tablet WW1 And WW2 (WMR 42057)
Location:
Blaydon, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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St Pauls Sarisbury Green WW1 & WW2 Cross of Remembrance (WMR 21189)
Location:
Sarisbury, Hampshire
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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St Anne's Church, Brindle Heath-WW1 Plaques (WMR 75843)
Location:
Pendleton, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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Holy Trinity Church (WMR 14245)
Location:
Mapperley, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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St Nicholas Church Roll Of Honour - WW1 (WMR 7619)
Location:
Wilden, Bedfordshire
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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Middlesbrough Constabulary - WW1 (WMR 9714)
Location:
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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Cranage School - WW1 (WMR 9928)
Location:
Holmes Chapel, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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St Peter and St Paul Church (WMR 18673)
Location:
Bolton By Bowland, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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Hyde Union Street Congregational Church & Sunday School WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 74790)
Location:
Hyde, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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Location:
,
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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Old Boys Milton Regis Council Schools (WMR 62196)
Location:
Milton Regis, Kent
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
Memorial:
St Paul's Church - WW1 (WMR 73971)
Location:
Milton Regis, Kent
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
Memorial:
Rushden (WMR 14881)
Location:
Rushden, Northamptonshire
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
Memorial:
Christ Church - Tablet WW1 (WMR 23296)
Location:
Virginia Water, Surrey
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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Tresco Parish Church WW1 Cross (WMR 35531)
Location:
Tresco, Isles Of Scilly
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
Memorial:
Lealholm WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 30602)
Location:
Lealholm, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
Memorial:
Kelsall Memorial Gates (WMR 9860)
Location:
Kelsall, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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Nunnington and Stonegrave (WMR 30766)
Location:
Nunnington, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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Roll of Honour, St Mary's Church, Almondsbury (WMR 84727)
Location:
Almondsbury, Gloucestershire
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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Douglas Secondary School - WW1 (WMR 28175)
Location:
Douglas, Isle of Man
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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St Catherines Church WW1 And WW2 (WMR 43785)
Location:
Horwich, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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Isles of Scilly, Old Town (WMR 35511)
Location:
St Mary's, Isles Of Scilly
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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Kirkby Lonsdale Parish Hall Roll of Honour (WMR 70306)
Location:
Kirkby Lonsdale, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
Memorial:
Milton Regis - WW1 Memorial Cross (Old) (WMR 54552)
Location:
Milton Regis, Kent
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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Halmer End (WMR 68674)
Location:
Alsagers Bank, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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Dudley Hill Methodist Church (WMR 28881)
Location:
Dudley Hill, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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Bedern School (WMR 30796)
Location:
York, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
Memorial:
James, William, Robert & George Harrison (WMR 82051)
Location:
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Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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Chalmers United Presbyterian Church - WW1 (WMR 44573)
Location:
Wishaw, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
Memorial:
St Marks Church WW1 (WMR 26473)
Location:
Talbot Village, Dorset
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
Memorial:
Scunthorpe And District (WMR 2123)
Location:
Scunthorpe, Humberside
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
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Wilmington Parish Roll Of Honour (WMR 35567)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
Memorial:
Wintringham (WMR 30869)
Location:
Wintringham, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
Memorial:
Ospringe Parish Memorial Cross (WMR 16234)
Location:
Ospringe, Kent
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
Memorial:
Hawsker - WW1 (WMR 68984)
Location:
Hawkser, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
Memorial:
All Saints and St James (WMR 87146)
Location:
Nunnington, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
Memorial:
Bolton by Bowland Cross (WMR 10570)
Location:
Bolton by Bowland, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
Memorial:
St Marys Church Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 4119)
Location:
Dalton in Furness, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
Memorial:
Dalton-in-Furness Cenotaph (WMR 4118)
Location:
Dalton in Furness, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Harrison, George
Memorial:
Scunthorpe Roll of Honour (WMR 67651)
Location:
Scunthorpe, Humberside

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Name:
Driver W Harrison
Context:
other
Date:
9 Feb 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Train (4, 6, 33, 37 Companies A.S.C.). (page 164)
Name:
Driver W Harrison
Context:
departed_training
Date:
10 Feb 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Train (4, 6, 33, 37 Companies A.S.C.). (page 168)