Welbeck St (Huntingdon St to Alfred St)
THE GREAT WAR
HARRIS, Joseph Herbert
Date of Death:
Machine Gun Corps (Infantry)
E. 3. 14.
NOTTINGHAM (NEW BASFORD) CEMETERY
He was the husband of Florrie Harris (née Newton) They were married at the Nottingham Registry Office on 4th October 1910 . They went on to have a daughter Connie. In 1911 they lived with his step mother, Emma Harris, at 72 Welbeck Street, St Ann's, Nottingham. Florrie later lived at 79 Hazelwood Road, Hyson Green, Nottingham. Her address at the time of her husband's death was 140 Noel Street, Nottingham. Following Joseph's death his widow Florence received a letter from the Ministry of Pensions dated 23rd October 1918 informing her she would receive a pension of 20 shillings and 5 pence a week commencing 4th November 1918 for her and her child.
Husband of Florrie Harris, of 79, Haselwood Rd., Hyson Green, Nottingham.
Nottingham Post notice (abridged), 6 May 1918, 'Harris. Died of wounds May 2nd 1918, Private Joe H Harris, Machine Gun Corps, husband of Florrie Harris (nee Newton), 140 Noel Street, Funeral Basford.'
St Ann's District Virtual Memorial War Memorial as Joseph Harris
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Nottinghamshire Great War Roll of Honour