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Albert Victor Harriss

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Albert Victor AWMM
  • Surname
    Harriss AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 44907 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    11 January 1983 Cenotaph Data Entry Form NelsonTasman Cenotaph Data Entry Form
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Grove Street, Nelson AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Mr. A. Harriss(father), 55 Grove Street, Nelson AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1917 AWMM Single/WWI AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 44907 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 8 January 1917 Cenotaph Data Entry Form
    Age 20 AWMM
    Grocer's Assistant Cenotaph Data Entry Form
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 Private Cenotaph Data Entry Form

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5 feet 8 inches AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      9 stone 4 pounds AWMM
    • Complexion, WWI AWMM
      Dark AWMM
    • Eye colour, WWI AWMM
      Brown AWMM
    • Hair colour, WWI AWMM
      Black AWMM
    • Medical, WWI AWMM
      Goitre since childhood, difficulty when marching AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Albert and Lydia Harriss

    Married May Francis Bradford in 1918 AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    3 July 1983 Cenotaph Data Entry Form
    Age 87 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Ruru Lawn Cemetery, off Ruru Road, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM Block 13, Plot 188 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    Cenotaph data entry form AWMM
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