Private Albert Harris

Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry

Died: Tuesday 8 May 1917 (aged 26)

Connected records

Record:
HARRIS, ALBERT
Additional information:
Son of Thomas and Adah Harris, of Trannack, Sithney, Helston, Cornwall.
Cemetery:
ARRAS MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Bay 6.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Lieutenant Colonel A E F Harris
Context:
joined
Date:
4 May 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 13 Battalion Essex Regiment (page 209)
Name:
Lieutenant Colonel A E Harris
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
5 May 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Berkshire Regiment (page 139)
Name:
Lieutenant Harris
Context:
other
Date:
10 May 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 205 Machine Gun Company (page 15)
Name:
Second Lieutenant C M Harris
Context:
Missing in action
Date:
3 May 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Irish Fusiliers (page 441)
Name:
Second Lieutenant E Harris
Context:
Wounded
Date:
3 May 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 13 Battalion King's Liverpool Regiment (page 49)
Name:
Second Lieutenant L H H Harris
Context:
other
Date:
8 May 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 9 (Queen's Royal) Lancers (page 260)