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Memorials & Monuments
on the Isle of Wight
- Biography -
- Harry Edward Russell -

Unknown person Name : Harry Edward Russell.

Son of William Russell and Anna Russell (née Whittington) of Bonchurch, Isle of Wight; husband of Jessie Russell, of 74, Lynton Rd., Gravesend, Kent.

Born : 1883 Bonchurch.

Married : 1911, Jessie Collard (registered Uckfield Dec qtr 1911).
  Census Information :

1891 : not located

1901 : possibly at Gardeners Bothy, Scadbury Park, Chislehurst, as a Gardener (domestic servant) (aged 19)

1911 : possibly at Dorincourt, Kingston Hill, Surrey, as a Gardener (domestic servant) (aged 28)

  Service details :

Private 325120 Harry Edward Russell, 1/8th Bn., West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own).

  Casualty Details :

Died : 27 July 1917, aged 34.

Buried at : Wimereux Communal Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.

CWGC record ...
  Commemorated on these Memorials :

Bonchurch War Memorial
St Boniface Church Pulpit War Memorial
St Boniface Church Roll of Honour
County War Memorial, Carisbrooke Castle

  Page status :
Page last updated : 7 February 2012 (added to website)


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