We remember Adam Harris

We remember Adam Harris

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Timeline

Timeline

1887
birth Jarrow United Kingdom Source:9248442 1st July 1887
1896
sibling Dorothy Harris Source:9248431 24th May 1896
1901
location 18 Station Lane, Hebburn United Kingdom their own address Source:9248431 1st April 1901
1911
employment Plasterer Adam Harris Jarrow United Kingdom Source:9248442 1st April 1911
1911
marriage Grace Chaytor Source:9275778 2nd December 1911 - 21st February 1934
1913
children Edith Harris Source:9368078 21st February 1913
1914
enlistment Jarrow United Kingdom Source:9248419 3rd September 1914
1914
service British Army Private Royal Army Medical Corps (Special Reserve) Source:9248419 3rd September 1914 - 1914
1915
employment Sharpshooter Durham Light Infantry Ypres France Source:9246005 23rd April 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:4956768 April 1915 - April 1915
1915
employment Member Medical St John Ambulance Hebburn United Kingdom Source:9246007 13th August 1915 - 12th February 1919
1915
location 5 Phillip Street, Hebburn United Kingdom their own address Source:9246007 13th August 1915
1916
children William Adam Harris Source:9368101 24th September 1916
1919
awards British Red Cross VAD War Medal Other Civilian Service Award Source:4956768 1919
1920
location Hebburn St John, St John's Road, Hebburn, County Durham United Kingdom other group residence address Source:9539484 1920 - 1934
1930
awards Service Medal of The Order of St John Other Civilian Service Award Source:9246469 1st September 1930
service British Army Voluntary Aid Detachment Source:4956768
service British Army Private (Sharpshooter) Durham Light Infantry Source:9246006
1934
death Not War Related Hands bound with rope and cut throat in an apparent suicide. Adam had threatened to take his life if his friend Mary Jane Kimberley did not resume an intimate relationship. Hebburn Boathouse Lake, Hebburn United Kingdom Source:9275774 21st February 1934

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Adam
Initials A
Last Name Harris
Source 9246007
First Names Adam
Initials A
Last Name Harris
Source 9246007
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
18 Station Lane, Hebburn United Kingdom their own address known 1st April 1901
5 Phillip Street, Hebburn United Kingdom their own address 13th August 1915
Hebburn St John, St John's Road, Hebburn, County Durham United Kingdom other group residence address 1920 - 1934
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Voluntary Aid Detachment
British Army Durham Light Infantry Private (Sharpshooter)
British Army Royal Army Medical Corps (Special Reserve) Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British Red Cross VAD War Medal Other Civilian Service Award
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Service Medal of The Order of St John Other Civilian Service Award
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Edith Harris daughter 21st February 1913
William Adam Harris son 24th September 1916
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Adam Harris father
Agnes Mary Huggin mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Dorothy Harris sister 24th May 1896
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Grace Chaytor wife 2nd December 1911

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Keith133517
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith133517
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith133517
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Keith133517
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Keith133517
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith133517
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Keith133517
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Keith133517
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Keith133517
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Keith133517
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Keith133517
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Keith133517
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Keith133517
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Keith133517

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Multimedia

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St John Ambulance Association Keith133517
Adam's DLI uniform Keith133517
Durham Light Infantry Keith133517
Original St John Ambulance card Keith133517
World War 1 Medals Keith133517
Service Medal Order of St John Keith133517
Adam in St John Keith133517
British Army World War One Service Records Keith133517
1901 England Census Keith133517
1911 England Census Keith133517
Adam Harris' Hebburn Division Keith133517
Adam Harris Box Brownie photo Keith133517
Adam Harris St John card Keith133517
Hebburn St John Ambulance Keith133517
St John Ambulance Banjo Band Keith133517
Bill Harris, 507th Field Company, Northern Ireland Keith133517
Sergeant Derek William Harris Keith133517
John Derek Harris Keith133517

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