First Engineer William Brown

Mercantile Marine

Died: Monday 3 December 1917 (aged 59)

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Record:
BROWN, WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of the late Thomas and Isabella Brown; husband of Susannah Brown (nee Thomas), of 17, Strathnairn St., Roath, Cardiff. Born at Birkenhead.
Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Private W Brown
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Nov 1917
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 71 Infantry Brigade: 9 Battalion Norfolk Regiment. (page 265)
Name:
Lieutenant W Brown
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
1 Dec 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Essex Yeomanry (page 166)
Name:
Chaplain W R Brown
Context:
other
Date:
30 Nov 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 6 Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (Pioneers) (page 324)
Name:
Second Lieutenant W R Brown
Context:
joined
Date:
6 Dec 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Scots Fusiliers (page 125)
Name:
Second Lieutenant W R Brown
Context:
Wounded
Date:
6 Dec 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Scots Fusiliers (page 140)
Name:
Lieutenant Brown
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
28 Nov 1917
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Dragoons (Royal Scots Greys) (page 266)
Name:
casualty_kia Brown
Context:
Date:
28 Nov 1917
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 12 (Prince of Wales) Lancers (page 210)
Name:
Captain Brown
Context:
other
Date:
30 Nov 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Honourable Artillery Company (page 412)
Name:
Lieutenant G M Brown
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
28 Nov 1917
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 12 (Prince of Wales) Lancers (page 210)
Name:
Captain J H Brown
Context:
returned_leave
Date:
28 Nov 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 6 Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (Pioneers) (page 323)