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Jimmy Harris

Jimmy belongs to: Royal British Legion Seaman's Mess

Jimmy was born in Dulwich in London. Jimmy served in both the Royal Navy and merchant navy. He was on the Ashanti when it ran aground at Whitburn in 1940.

Jimmy was interviewed by Kylea Little on 22 November 2005. The interview took place at South Shields Royal British Legion and lasted 43 minutes and 54 seconds.

Gold watch with inscription from his 'his many friends and admirers'
Gold watch

Gold watch

Gold watch presented to Jimmy from 'his many friends and admirers' for his bravery and being awarded the DSM.

Jimmy has 13 memories in the memorynet:

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