Commemorations of the Great War

St Catherine's Church and Churchyard, Staverton, Glos

Location:  St Catherine's Church, Staverton Grid Reference:   SO 891236
Commemorations in the Churchyard:   1 Commemorations in the Church:  0
Last Visited:   January 2002 UKNIWM Ref:  In due course

Commemorations in this Churchyard

Pte Ernest Henry HARRIS, Royal Army Medical Corps, is commemorated on the grave of his father, Joseph Henry Harris.

Pte Harris died at sea on 10th April 1917 when the Hospital Ship HMHS Salta was sunk by a mine off the port of Le Havre, France.  

He is not commemorated on any local Memorial or Roll of Honour, although it is recorded in the Debt of Honour Register at the CWGC that he was a "Native of Elmstone Hardwick, Cheltenham".

He is commemorated on the Salta Memorial in the St Marie Cemetery, Le Havre.

His mother, Mrs Annie Sarah Yarnold later resided at 5, Royal Parade, Cheltenham.

 

Page last updated: 12th February 2016

 

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