From our ‘Family histories’ section: The Harris Family: ‘James Harris and his Wife Agnes Harris’: Courtesy of Pam Dray

James and Agnes had 7 children altogether, two of which served in WW1.

William Thomas Harris 1888 – 24/10/1914 7375 “A”.2nd Bn., South Lancashire Reg. William would have been a regular soldier ‘Old Contemptible’ who went to France on the 14/8/1914. William died on 24th October 1914, but sadly his body was never found.

And Charles Dennis Harris 1894 – 1976 Royal Navy Seaman No. K18985.(See below)Charles married Elizabeth Fillery in 1913 and they immigrated to Canada after the war in 1929. Charles died in Victoria BC Canada in 1976.

220F - Charles Dennis Harris

Text and Image courtesy of Pam Dray


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