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Ernest Harris

In memory of:

Private Ernest Harris

October 1, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

68038

Age:

33

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Nova Scotia Regiment)

Division:

25th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

September 5, 1883
Bonavista, Newfoundland and Labrador

Enlistment:

December 3, 1914
Halifax, Nova Scotia

Son of James Harris and Susannah Rolls (formerly Harris), of Bonavista, Newfoundland.

Commemorated on Page 53 of the Newfoundland Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

REGINA TRENCH CEMETERY
Somme, France

Grave Reference:

I. D. 3.

Location:

Courcelette is a village about 8 kilometres north-east of Albert (next to the main road D929 Albert-Bapaume). The REGINA TRENCH CEMETERY lies about 1.5 kilometres north-west of the village. The REGINA TRENCH CEMETERY (signposted in the centre of Courcelette) is 1.5 kilometres down a single track lane (suitable for cars).

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Monument– Ernest's  found in the Memorial United Church Cemetery,
Bonavista, Newfoundland.

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