Serjeant John Owen Harris

Northumberland Fusiliers

Died: Saturday 1 July 1916 (aged 29)

Connected records

Record:
HARRIS, JOHN OWEN
Additional information:
Son of the late Elijah and Susanna Harris; husband of Elizabeth Harris, of 7, Juliet St., Elswick, Newcastle-on-Tyne.
Cemetery:
THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Pier and Face 10 B 11 B and 12 B.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Second Lieutenant L G Harris
Context:
other
Date:
30 Jun 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 14 Battalion Durham Light Infantry (page 113)
Name:
Captain C D Harris
Context:
returned_leave
Date:
30 Jun 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion King's Shropshire Light Infantry. (page 162)