Rifleman Albert Edward Harris

London Regiment (Post Office Rifles)

Died: Sunday 21 May 1916 (aged 28)

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Record:
HARRIS, ALBERT EDWARD
Additional information:
Son of William and Ann Harris; husband of Maria Isabel Harris, of 12, Mayville Rd., St. Peter's, Broadstairs.
Cemetery:
ARRAS MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Bay 10.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Lieutenant Harris
Context:
other
Date:
18 May 1916
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: Signal Squadron Royal Engineers (page 64)
Name:
Sergeant Harris
Context:
Wounded
Date:
22 May 1916
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Royal Sussex Regiment (page 256)
Name:
Captain C D Harris
Context:
commander
Date:
18 May 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion King's Shropshire Light Infantry. (page 125)