Squadron Corporal Major William Westrop Brown

Guards Machine Gun Regiment

Died: Tuesday 10 September 1918 (aged 40)

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Record:
BROWN, WILLIAM WESTROP
Additional information:
Long Service and Good Conduct Medal, Croix de Guerre (Belgium). Son of the late Thomas Brown, of Wellington St., Newmarket; husband of Dorothy F. Brown, of 50J, Lewis Buildings, Ixworth Place, Chelsea, London. Served in the South African War.
Cemetery:
TERLINCTHUN BRITISH CEMETERY, WIMILLE
Cemetery/memorial reference:
III. D. 24.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Second Lieutenant W Brown
Context:
departed_sick
Date:
9 Sep 1918
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 9 (Queen's Royal) Lancers (page 383)
Name:
Second Lieutenant W D Brown
Context:
Date:
15 Sep 1918
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: Signal Squadron Royal Engineers (page 212)
Name:
Company Sergeant Major Brown
Context:
other
Date:
13 Sep 1918
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment) (page 156)
Name:
Lieutenant E E Brown
Context:
joined
Date:
7 Sep 1918
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 19 Hussars (page 492)
Name:
Second Lieutenant E S Brown
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
10 Sep 1918
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 6 Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (Pioneers) (page 95)
Name:
Second Lieutenant E G Brown
Context:
joined
Date:
11 Sep 1918
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Norfolk Regiment (page 84)
Name:
Lieutenant A Brown
Context:
returned_hospital
Date:
12 Sep 1918
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 6 Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (Pioneers) (page 95)
Name:
H Brown
Context:
other
Date:
13 Sep 1918
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 4 Cavalry Field Ambulance (page 347)