Private George Harry Brown

Royal Berkshire Regiment

Died: Thursday 20 July 1916 (aged 31)

Connected records

Record:
BROWN, GEORGE HARRY
Additional information:
Son of Henry and Mary Brown, of 7, The Terrace, Wokingham, Berkshire. Late of South Godstone, Surrey.
Cemetery:
CORBIE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Plot 1. Row E. Grave 20.
Country:
France

Possible matches

The following sources have potential matches based on the name and other information associated with this record. They may or may not be connected to this person but are provided for your further research

Name recorded:
Brown, George H
Memorial:
Christ Church - WW1 (WMR 66754)
Location:
Ashton-under-Lyne, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Brown, George H
Memorial:
Holy Trinity Church WW1 (WMR 13753)
Location:
Wilnecote, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Brown, George H
Memorial:
Hyde Road Wesleyan Methodist Church & Sunday School (WMR 55609)
Location:
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Brown, G H
Memorial:
Queen Elizabeths Grammar School Memorial Plaque (WMR 27022)
Location:
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Brown, G H
Memorial:
St Peters Church - WW1 (lost) (WMR 38413)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Brown, G H
Memorial:
Osbaldwick And Murton Memorial Institute - Trees And Board (WMR 47254)
Location:
Osbaldwick, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Brown, G H
Memorial:
Clitheroe Cricket Bowling And Tennis Club WW1 (WMR 42531)
Location:
Clitheroe, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Brown, G H
Memorial:
Twogates WW1 Memorial Plaque And Painting (WMR 38411)
Location:
Twogates, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Brown, G H
Memorial:
Tongwynlais (WMR 13443)
Location:
Tongwynlais, South Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Brown, G H
Memorial:
Mary Ellen's Terrace Street Shrine (WMR 35382)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Brown, G H
Memorial:
Queen Elizabeth Grammar School Old Boys WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 27020)
Location:
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Brown, G H
Memorial:
Mersey Docks And Harbour Board (WMR 15440)
Location:
Kensington, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Brown, G H
Memorial:
Mersey Docks And Harbour Board WW1 (WMR 2347)
Location:
Liverpool, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Brown, G H
Memorial:
Earl Fitzwilliam Low And New Stubbin Collieries (WMR 52895)
Location:
Parkgate, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Brown, G H
Memorial:
Staniforth Place And Gilbert Street Shrine (WMR 35521)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Brown, G H
Memorial:
Enniskillen (WMR 6102)
Location:
Enniskillen, Fermanagh
Name recorded:
Brown, G H
Memorial:
Old Lidunians WW1 And WW2 (WMR 42407)
Location:
Lytham St Annes, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Brown, G H
Memorial:
Hoddesdon And Rye Park (WMR 41655)
Location:
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Name recorded:
Brown, G H
Memorial:
St Bride's Church Parishioners (WMR 15881)
Location:
Old Trafford, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Brown, G H
Memorial:
Wangford (WMR 4953)
Location:
Wangford, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Brown, G H
Memorial:
Midland Railway Locomotive Works No 9 Shop (WMR 19064)
Location:
Litchurch, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Brown, G H
Memorial:
Men & Women of Brigg (WMR 51712)
Location:
Brigg, Humberside
Name recorded:
Brown, G H
Memorial:
Tamworth General Hospital Wing WW1 (WMR 13752)
Location:
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Brown, G H
Memorial:
East Riding Field Companies Royal Engineers WW1 (WMR 35661)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Brown, G H
Memorial:
Shacklewell Memorial Cross (WMR 17914)
Location:
Shacklewell, Greater London

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Name:
Lieutenant Brown
Context:
Wounded
Date:
17 Jul 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Field Ambulance (page 316)
Name:
Lieutenant Brown
Context:
joined
Date:
18 Jul 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Train (4, 6, 33, 37 Companies A.S.C.). (page 539)
Name:
Private Brown
Context:
combat
Date:
23 Jul 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion East Surrey Regiment (page 146)
Name:
Second Lieutenant N C Brown
Context:
joined
Date:
15 Jul 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Battalion King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment (page 90)
Name:
Second Lieutenant K A Brown
Context:
Wounded
Date:
16 Jul 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment) (page 64)
Name:
Second Lieutenant K A Brown
Context:
award
Date:
16 Jul 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment) (page 62)
Name:
Lieutenant J A H Brown
Context:
other
Date:
18 Jul 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 76 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Gordon Highlanders. (page 75)