HARRISON James Rudolph
Regiment : 3rd Battalion 3rd New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Service number : 40116
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : 29th July 1918 aged 28
Buried : Commemorated on Grevillers (New Zealand) Memorial, France.
Relatives : Son of Walter Henry and Henriette Julian Harrison, 11 St. George's Square, Worcester, England
Memorial : Stourport Boat Club
Credits : Researched by Adrian Carter.
James Harrison was the son of Walter Henry and Henriette Julian Harrison, 11 St. George’s Square, Worcester, formerly of Lower Mitton. All of their four sons are in the services: Julius Harrison, of Sir Thomas Beecham’s opera company is now a 2nd Lt in the technical branch of the RFC. Rudolph and Adolph, twin sons are in the New Zealand Engineer’s Signal Corps. Mr J.E. Catt, son-in-law, is a Warrant Officer in the Royal Navy wireless corps.
Source for additional information: Kidderminster Shuttle 24th February 1917, Kidderminster Times 2nd June 1917.