The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private S Harrison


Private Sidney HARRISON, L/7143, 1st   Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, killed in action,  Flanders France, 13th September 1914,  age 29.  

Born Bermondsey, SE, son of William and Clara Harrison.

Enlisted 23rd January 1903, New Cross, SE. Resided  532, Old Kent Road, London. Formerly carman.

1911 Census - 76 Grenard Road, Peckham - Thomas McNally, head, age 52, married, builders labourer, born Camberwell, London; Eliza McNally, wife, age 48, married 29 years, 8 children, all still alive, shirt ironer, born Lambeth, London; Edith McNally, daughter, age 25, single, shirt ironer, born Lambeth, London; Thomas McNally, son, age 18, single, butcher, born Camberwell, London; Sidney Harrison, visitor, age 25, single, labourer, builder, born Southwark, London.

16th April 1911, Parish Church, All Saints, North Peckham, SE, Sidney Harrison, age 25, bachelor, labourer, 32 Nutt Street, father, William Harrison, wheelwright, married Edith McNally, spinster, age 25, 32 Nutt Street, father, Thomas NcNally, labourer.

21st February 1912, St Antony, Nunhead, Southwark, baptism of Ernest Sidney Thomas Harrison, son of Sidney, (labourer) & Edith Harrison, 1 Manaton Road.

15th August 1914, posted BEF.

Commemorated at La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre  Memorial, France.

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