Gunner Fred Brown

Royal Field Artillery

Died: Tuesday 30 October 1917 (aged 25)

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Record:
BROWN, FRED
Additional information:
Son of Henry and Jane Brown, of Preston, Lancs.
Cemetery:
NINE ELMS BRITISH CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
VI. B. 3.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Second Lieutenant Brown
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
26 Oct 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Gordon Highlanders (page 378)
Name:
Gunner Brown
Context:
returned_training
Date:
31 Oct 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Trench Mortar Batteries. (page 163)
Name:
Corporal Brown
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
31 Oct 1917
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Dragoons (Royal Scots Greys) (page 261)
Name:
Second Lieutenant A G Brown
Context:
Wounded
Date:
26 Oct 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) (page 145)
Name:
Second Lieutenant A Brown
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
26 Oct 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Gordon Highlanders (page 379)
Name:
Sapper T Brown
Context:
Wounded
Date:
27 Oct 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 406 Field Company Royal Engineers (formerly 1/1 Renfrew) (page 203)
Name:
Second Lieutenant A G Brown
Context:
Wounded
Date:
27 Oct 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) (page 147)
Name:
Second Lieutenant J Brown
Context:
other
Date:
27 Oct 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Essex Yeomanry (page 160)
Name:
Second Lieutenant R Brown
Context:
author
Date:
28 Oct 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) (page 202)
Name:
Major S E A Brown
Context:
joined
Date:
29 Oct 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 10 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry (Pioneers) (page 159)