We remember Harry Morris

We remember Harry Morris

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Timeline

Timeline

1891
birth Bolton, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:7617012 Source:7624965 28th May 1891
1906
education Independent boarding school education Wellington College Constitution Hill, Wellington, Shropshire United Kingdom Source:7617012 1906 - 1907
1914
employment Trainee Civil Engineer [Apprentice] CJ Lomax Lancashire United Kingdom Source:8539383 8th September 1914
1914
enlistment Manchester United Kingdom Source:8539383 8th September 1914
1914
service British Army Private 5358 The Royal Fusiliers 20th (Service) Battalion (3rd Public Schools) Source:8539383 8th September 1914 - 1st April 1915
1915
service British Army Second Lieutenant The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 2/5th Battalion Source:8539383 2nd April 1915 - 1916
1915
commission Temporary Source:7624979 3rd April 1915
1915
marriage Elsie Trickett Source:7624957 21st June 1915 - 26th October 1917
1916
service British Army Captain The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 2/5th Battalion Source:3131496 May 1916 - 26th October 1917
1916
service British Army First Lieutenant The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 2/5th Battalion Source:8539383 1916 - 1916
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:3131496 9th February 1917 - 26th October 1917
education Primary education Kilgrimol School for Boys St Annes, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:8539383
1917
death Killed in Action Bullets wounds to legs & head. Poelcappelle, Flanders Belgium Source:7617156 Source:8456214 26th October 1917
burial Bedford House Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Langemarck German Military Cemetery Belgium Enclosure No.6 II. H. 10 Source:7617156 Source:8539383

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Harry
Initials H
Last Name Morris
Source 3131496
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
50 North Drive, St Annes's-on-Sea, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address known 1901-03-31
Sandhills, 41 South Drive, St Annes-on-Sea, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address known 1911-04-02
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 5358 The Royal Fusiliers 20th (Service) Battalion (3rd Public Schools) Private
British Army The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 2/5th Battalion Second Lieutenant
British Army The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 2/5th Battalion First Lieutenant
British Army The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 2/5th Battalion Captain
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Bertha Morris, nee Hargreaves mother
Nathaniel Morris father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elsie Trickett wife 21st June 1915
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1914-09-08 5'8"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-09-08 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Communities

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Jeremy24359
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Jeremy24359
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jeremy24359
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jeremy24359
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Jeremy24359

External Evidence

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Supplement to The London Gazette, 12 April, 1915 Jeremy24359
War Office: Officers' Services, First World War, Long Number Papers (numerical) Jeremy24359
Battalion War Diary: 1917 Feb - Dec. Jeremy24359
Old Wrekinian Lives Lost 1914-18 Jeremy24359

Multimedia

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The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment Jeremy24359
Morris Family Grave: St Annes-on-Sea Parish Church Fiona12861
St Annes War Memorial, Lancashire Jeremy24359
St Annes War Memorial Jeremy24359
Report in St Annes-on-Sea Express, 2/11/1917 Fiona12861
Report in St Annes-on-Sea Express, 9/11/1917 Fiona12861
Report in St Annes-on-Sea Express, 16/11/1917 Fiona12861
O.W. War Memorial 1914-1919, Wrekin College Chapel Jeremy24359
Gravestone of Captain Harry Morris Jeremy24359
Captain Harry Morris Fiona12861
Captain Harry Morris Jeremy24359
Captain Harry Morris. Desmond1478

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