Signalman George Edward Brown

Royal Navy, HMS Lynx

Died: Monday 9 August 1915 (aged 21)

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Record:
BROWN, GEORGE EDWARD
Additional information:
Son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Brown. Native of Portsmouth.
Cemetery:
PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
8.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Brown, George Edward
Memorial:
G E Brown (WMR 36425)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Brown, George E
Memorial:
St Marys Church Triptych WW1 (WMR 34662)
Location:
Beverley, Humberside
Name recorded:
Brown, George E
Memorial:
Capenhurst Parish Roll of Honour - WW1 (WMR 9963)
Location:
Capenhurst, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Brown, George E
Memorial:
St Helens Parishioners - WW1 Served (WMR 30942)
Location:
Skipwith, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Brown, George E
Memorial:
Tong (WMR 28515)
Location:
Tong, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Brown, George E
Memorial:
Driffield - Cross (WMR 34778)
Location:
Driffield, Humberside
Name recorded:
Brown, George E
Memorial:
Parish Of All Saints (WMR 51871)
Location:
Grimsby, Lincolnshire
Name recorded:
Brown, George E
Memorial:
Parish Of Owston Ferry (WMR 53513)
Location:
Owston Ferry, Lincolnshire
Name recorded:
Brown, G E
Memorial:
East Yorkshire Regt And East Riding Men WW1 (WMR 34681)
Location:
Beverley, Humberside
Name recorded:
Brown, G E
Memorial:
Hightown Club WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 15649)
Location:
Hightown, Liverpool, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Brown, G E
Memorial:
Imperial Smelting Corporation (WMR 1206)
Location:
Avonmouth, Avon
Name recorded:
Brown, G E
Memorial:
Hamilton And Co Limited Roll Of Honour (reprint) (WMR 11291)
Location:
Harrow, Greater London
Name recorded:
Brown, G E
Memorial:
Wath Upon Dearne (WMR 46696)
Location:
Wath On Dearne, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Brown, G E
Memorial:
HMS Conway - WW1 (WMR 7015)
Location:
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Brown, G E
Memorial:
Teddington Cenotaph (WMR 39849)
Location:
Teddington, Greater London
Name recorded:
Brown, G E
Memorial:
Ramsgill WW1 Memorial Obelisk (WMR 30276)
Location:
Ramsgill, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Brown, G E
Memorial:
Aspatria Memorial Recreation Ground (WMR 4002)
Location:
Aspatria, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Brown, G E
Memorial:
Men of Birkenhead - Cenotaph (WMR 1260)
Location:
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Brown, G E
Memorial:
Hampton School - WW1 (WMR 39392)
Location:
Hampton, Greater London
Name recorded:
Brown, G E
Memorial:
Owston Ferry (WMR 51643)
Location:
Owston Ferry, Lincolnshire
Name recorded:
Brown, G E
Memorial:
Southport (i) The Monument (WMR 1228)
Location:
Southport, Merseyside

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Name:
Lieutenant Brown
Context:
other
Date:
8 Aug 1915
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 1 Field Ambulance. (page 139)
Name:
Second Lieutenant S Brown
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
12 Aug 1915
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 15 Brigade Royal Field Artillery (page 280)