Lieutenant Aubrey Harris

Manchester Regiment

Died: Monday 4 September 1916 (aged 22)

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Record:
HARRIS, AUBREY
Additional information:
Son of William and Mary Elizabeth Harris, of Oak Bank Villa, 72, Alexandra Rd., Wrexham. B.A. (Hons.) Manchester University. Senior language master (Merchiston, Edinburgh).
Cemetery:
THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Pier and Face 13 A and 14 C.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Lieutenant A Harris
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
4 Sep 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 91 Infantry Brigade: 21 Battalion Manchester Regiment. (page 101)
Name:
Sergeant Harris
Context:
other
Date:
7 Sep 1916
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1 Field Squadron Royal Engineers (page 248)
Name:
Second Lieutenant L G Harris
Context:
other
Date:
31 Aug 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 14 Battalion Durham Light Infantry (page 147)