Wyndham History

Harold Stanley Morris (1897-1965)

Item

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Dublin Core

Type

Title

Harold Stanley Morris (1897-1965)

Contributor

Date

1915

Publisher

Wyndham City Libraries

Format

text

Language

eng

World War One Veterans Item Type Metadata

Name

Harold Stanley Morris

Birth Date

Birthplace

Service Number

1251

Enlistment Date

Next of Kin

Mr Henry A. Morris,
38 Wilson Street,
Yarraville
Father

Address at time of Enlistment

38 Wilson Street,
Yarraville

Occupation

Marital Status

Single

Death Date

Place of Burial

Queensland

Biographical Text

No.1251  Harold Stanley Morris
War Service
Harold Stanley Morris enlisted on 7 July 1915 and embarked from Melbourne, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses, on 27 October 1915.  He was a soldier in the 13th Light Horse. 

After serving in France, and spending time in England receiving treatment for influenza and synovitis, he returned to Australia aboard SS Orita, disembarking on 6 August 1919. 

Harold Morris was discharged on 29 September 1919.

Post War
Harold married Emily Ada Stuart in 1921 and raised a family of three children within the Melbourne area before moving to Queensland where he died in 1965.

Medals and Entitlements:

  • 1914/15 Star
  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Bibliography

A.I.F. Project
www.aif.adfa.edu.au

Ancestry.com

Australian War Memorial
awm.gov.au

National Archives of Australia
naa.gov.au

Medals and Entitlements

1914-15 Star
British War Medal
Victory Medal

Citation

“Harold Stanley Morris (1897-1965),” Wyndham History, accessed July 24, 2021, https://www.wyndhamhistory.net.au/items/show/2511.

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