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Samuel Harris

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Portrait Samuel Harris in uniform. - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Samuel AWMM
  • Surname
    Harris AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 5/512 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1895 AWMM [United Kingdom]Europe AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Care of Wilson and Horton, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    A. Harris (father), Lyndon, Bryant Street, Rockdale, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 13 November 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 5/512 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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Embarkations

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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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    1955 AWMM
    Age 60 AWMM
    Australia AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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  • Samule was born in 1895 in Yorkshire, England. His father was Arthur who was durning the war living in Sydney, Australia... If you have any information on this family PLEASE contact me. Thanks
    Public - Leonard Harris - Researcher - 21 May 2016

Sources

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21 May 2016Leonard HarrisNew ZealandResearcher
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