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  • Commonwealth war grave headstone marking his grave at Canadian Cemetery No 2 Neuville St Vast Courtesy of Murray Biddle
Person Details
Nottingham
He was the son of William and Elizabeth Harrison, of Sneinton, Nottingham and the brother of Herbert Harrison, of 3 Model Place, Walker Street, Nottingham (CWGC)
Member of 2nd Nottingham Company Boys' Brigade (Dakeyne Street Lads' Club).
24 Apr 1917
21
2954631 - CWGC Website
265177
Lance Corporal
1/7th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
Killed when a German 8inch shell burst in the courtyard of the headquarters at Leivin, France. Buried Canadian Cemetery No 2, Neuville-St Vaast (grave ref 4.B.1)
Nottingham Post notice (abridged), 17 May 1917: 'Harrison. Killed by shell April 24th, Lance Corporal Arthur Harrison, 3 Model Place, Walker Street, age 21. Father, brothers.'
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  • Commonwealth war grave headstone marking his grave at Canadian Cemetery No 2 Neuville St Vast Courtesy of Murray Biddle
    Arthur Harrison - Commonwealth war grave headstone marking his grave at Canadian Cemetery No 2 Neuville St Vast Courtesy of Murray Biddle