From Commonwealth War Graves Commission:

Lance Corporal Cyril Herbert Smith Harris { 325035 } 1st/8th Battalion The King’s (Liverpool Regiment)
who died on 20 September 1917  Age 34.
Son of John Harris of Great Easton.
Remembered on Tyne Cot Memorial.

From 1911 Census:

Age last birthday is 27 (born 1883/84 – place of birth given as Takeley); employed as a horseman on a farm, and son of John and Harriet Harris.

From 1901 Census

Age last birthday 17; place of birth = Lindsell; labourer on a farm. In 1891 census return, family living in Smith’s Green, Takeley.


Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-19:

Service number: 325035
Enlistment place: Chelmsford, Essex
Residence: Dunmow, Essex
Cause of death: Killed in action
Death place & theatre of war: France & Flanders, Western European Theatre
Supplementary notes: Formerly 16992, Essex Regiment

From ‘List of Subscribers’ (to Great Easton War Memorial):

Harris, Mrs. and family
Higham, Mrs. (née Harris)

Click here for CWG certificate Cyril Harris