Private Rupert Arthur Harris

Northumberland Fusiliers

Died: Monday 2 October 1916 (aged 22)

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Record:
HARRIS, RUPERT ARTHUR
Additional information:
Son of the late Mary Harris; husband of Anna Lowery Arbuckle (formerly Harris), of 90, Foster St., Walker, 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 F Harris
Context:
other
Date:
30 Sep 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 14 Battalion Durham Light Infantry (page 155)
Name:
Rifleman G Harris
Context:
joined
Date:
30 Sep 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: Brigade Machine Gun Company (page 186)
Name:
Lieutenant A Harris
Context:
author
Date:
30 Sep 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 91 Infantry Brigade: 21 Battalion Manchester Regiment. (page 107)
Name:
Second Lieutenant L G Harris
Context:
other
Date:
30 Sep 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 14 Battalion Durham Light Infantry (page 156)
Name:
Captain C D Harris
Context:
award
Date:
1 Oct 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion King's Shropshire Light Infantry. (page 211)