Harris, Joseph George

Dates: 1887-1915

War Service: Joseph George Harris served as a Gunner with the Royal Field Artillery and his service number was 45584. He died on 31st May 1915, aged 28, at the Aldershot Connaught Hospital.

Location of Memorial: He is buried in Brockley cemetery, where his name is recorded on the screen wall listing those whose graves have no headstone.

Details: Joseph George Harris was born on 15th February 1887 and was baptised on 23rd December 1891 at Christ Church, Deptford. His parents were Joseph and Julia Harris. The family were living at 3 Ship Street.

He had five brothers; Alfred James, Albert, Edwin Daniel, Sidney Frank and Frederick, and four sisters; Emma Elizabeth, Lavinia Louisa, Julia Rose and Ellen Ethel.


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