Memories of Camp Cody Weblog

December 9, 2017

Lieutenant Harries, Nebraskan, Killed by Auto in France

Filed under: Camp Cody Deming — Tags: — Michael Kromeke @ 3:54 pm

As Associated Press dispatch Sunday night brought the news of the instant killing in a provincial city in France in an automobile accident of First Lieutenant Warren Harries, son of Brigadier General George Herbert Harries, former commander of the depot brigade at Camp Cody, Deming, New Mexico. Young Harries was on duty in the town last Thursday night.

Lieutenant Harries left Camp Cody with his father, when that officer, the ranking commander from Nebraska left Deming for a southern camp several months ago. Major H. T. Harries, another son of general, was commander of military police in Camp Cody for several months. The family home is in Omaha. – El Paso Herald Newspaper – Monday, July 29, 1918

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First Lieutenant Warren Harries

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