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Private Samuel Harrison

1st Battalion Scots Guards
Service No: 9345

Samuel Harrison grave





Personal details

Born / Resided

Coatbridge / 15 Corsewall St, Coatbridge


Killed in Action 25/01/1915


Hamilton /08/1914


Tinsmith in the Tinplate Iron Works



Buried / Remembered

Le Touret Memorial, Pas de Calais, France

Family Information

Son of Samuel and Janet Harrison of 3e Water St, Coatbridge. Brother of Private Charles Harrison of the 8th Battalion Black Watch who was Killed in Action at Loos exactly 8 months later on the 25/09/1915 (see index)

Additional Information

Samuels parents received letters from the front that he was wounded in the trenches but there was no official word of his death 3 months after he died. Also remembered in the St Augustines Parish (book) Roll of Honour. See photos for Samuels name on the Le Touret Memorial

  Medal Index Card  newspaper clipping  additional photo

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