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Howard Harris

Trincomalee War Cemetery Sri Lanka.

Trincomalee War Cemetery Sri Lanka.

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Howard AWMM
  • Surname
    Harris AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII NZ4689 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details

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
    Died of Sickness, Cause of Death AWMM
    Died of illness AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Son of John Harris and of Lorna May Harris (nee West), of Masterton. AWMM
    • Howard was born 1921 in Wanganui and Died as a result of illness on the hospital ship RNZHM Vasna off Sri Lanka during WW2. He was one of 5 children born to John and Lorna Harris of Woodville / Wanganui area. If you have any information on this family PLEASE contact me --- Many thanks Public - Leonard Harris - Researcher - 7 July 2016 - Family Papers
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Death

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  • Death
    26 September 1944 AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM
    Ceylon AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Trincomalee War Cemetery, Sri Lanka AWMM 2. C. 16. AWMM
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  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
29 May 2022Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher
07 July 2016Leonard Harrisnew ZealandResearcher

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