Cuthbert Walter Harris

Name

Cuthbert Walter Harris
1896

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

22/03/1918
22

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Serjeant
266030
Hertfordshire Regiment

Awards

British War and Victory medals

Cemetery/Memorial

POZIERES MEMORIAL
Panel 89 and 90.
France

Headstone

>N/A

UK Memorials

Bishop's Stortford Town Memorial, Not on the Hertford memorials,

Pre War

Cuthbert Walter Harris was born in 1896 to Frederick and Harriet Harris.  Unable to locate the family on census returns or find any record of Cuthbert's birth.

Wartime Service

He enlisted at Hertford and served in the 1st Battalion of the Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire Regiments under the same regimental no. of 266030.

Additional Information

His father Frederick received a war gratuity of £18 10s and pay owing of £10 11s 2d. His mother Harriet received a pension of 3/5 a week from 6.11.18 and was then living at 12 New Town Road, Bishops Stortford. His father requested a transfer of that pension in 1924 which was refused.

Acknowledgments

Brenda Palmer
Jonty Wild