Thomas James Harris

Thomas James Harris

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Thomas James Harris VC MM (30 January 1892 – 9 August 1918) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces.

Son of William John and Sarah Ann Harris of Rochester He was 26 years old, and a serjeant in the 6th Battalion, The Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment, British Army during the First World War. On 9 August 1918 at Morlancourt, France, he performed the deeds for which he was awarded the Victoria Cross.

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The medal

His Victoria Cross is displayed at The Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment Museum, Maidstone, Kent.

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