Lance Corporal John Henry Morris

ALIAS

Died: Thursday 29 October 1914

Connected records

Record:
MORRIS, JOHN HENRY
Additional information:
See "SIMMS," the true family name.
Cemetery:
YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
Belgium

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BBC War Reporting Unit: Sub-Lieutenant Morris Ditches

British correspondent's report from Royal Naval fleet in the Pacific, Jul/1945. Includes interview with British pilot who describes ditching his aircraft

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Name recorded:
Morris, John H
Memorial:
London Road United Reformed Church WW1 (WMR 4982)
Location:
Lowestoft, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Morris, J H
Memorial:
St John The Evangelist Parishioners (WMR 36981)
Location:
Maindee, Gwent
Name recorded:
Morris, J H
Memorial:
Boys of Wixenford School - WW1 (WMR 18747)
Location:
Ludgrove, Berkshire
Name recorded:
Morris, J H
Memorial:
St Margarets Church Memorial Chapel (WMR 4987)
Location:
Lowestoft, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Morris, J H
Memorial:
Frizinghall WW1 Memorial Organ And Plaque (WMR 28445)
Location:
Frizinghall, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Morris, J H
Memorial:
Horwich Locomotive Works (Lancashire And Yorkshire Railway) (WMR 3276)
Location:
Horwich, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Morris, J H
Memorial:
6th Battalion Welch Regiment (WMR 36974)
Location:
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Morris, J H
Memorial:
Langton Long (WMR 26552)
Location:
Langton Long, Dorset
Name recorded:
Morris, J H
Memorial:
Men Of Narberth, Narberth North And Crinow (WMR 6821)
Location:
Narberth, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Morris, J H
Memorial:
Brecon Cross (WMR 6835)
Location:
Brecon, Powys
Name recorded:
Morris, J H
Memorial:
Lancashire And Yorkshire Railway (WMR 13093)
Location:
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Morris, J H
Memorial:
Horwich District (WMR 43778)
Location:
Horwich, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Morris, J H
Memorial:
Gravesend - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 16427)
Location:
Gravesend, Kent

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Name:
Lieutenant Morris
Context:
other
Date:
29 Oct 1914
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 3 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Gloucestershire Regiment. (page 266)
Name:
Lieutenant Morris
Context:
other
Date:
29 Oct 1914
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 3 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Gloucestershire Regiment. (page 266)
Name:
Lieutenant Morris
Context:
other
Date:
29 Oct 1914
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 3 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Gloucestershire Regiment. (page 267)
Name:
Private Morris
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
31 Oct 1914
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 9 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers. (page 50)
Name:
Lieutenant T R A Morris
Context:
other
Date:
29 Oct 1914
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 3 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Gloucestershire Regiment. (page 265)