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Isaac was born at Arnold in 1887, the son of the late Isaac and Sarah Ann Morris. In the 1911 Census the family are living at 115 Front Street, Arnold. Sarah Ann is a widow and Isaac is 23 yrs of age, single and a brickyard labourer. He later married to Mabel Morris he lived at 1 Hortons Yard, St Albans Road, Arnold.
27 Nov 1917
652930 - CWGC Website
7th Bn Essex Regiment
He enlisted into the Army at the recruiting station in Hucknall and joined the Essex regiment. The Battalion were at Lemos and on the 12th August 1915 they landed at Suvla Bay, Gallipoli. With the remainder of the army out in Gallipoli they withdrew in December 1915 moving first to Alexandria and then to Palestine. It was here in Palestine (this part of the old Palestine is now known as Israel) that he was killed in action when aged 30 years, in an engagement against the Turkish Army.
He is buried at Ramleh War cemetery Israel
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