Serjeant William Mccaw Brown

Gordon Highlanders

Died: Friday 28 September 1917 (aged 34)

Connected records

Record:
BROWN, WILLIAM MCCAW
Additional information:
Son of William and Marion Brown, of Cairnside, Glencairn, Dumfriesshire.
Cemetery:
MENDINGHEM MILITARY CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
VI. F. 12.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Sergeant W A Brown
Context:
Date:
30 Sep 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 6 Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (Pioneers) (page 254)
Name:
Chaplain W R Brown
Context:
other
Date:
30 Sep 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 6 Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (Pioneers) (page 255)
Name:
Private Brown
Context:
award
Date:
27 Sep 1917
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Dragoons (Royal Scots Greys) (page 250)
Name:
Private Brown
Context:
award
Date:
27 Sep 1917
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Dragoons (Royal Scots Greys) (page 250)
Name:
Captain Brown
Context:
Date:
28 Sep 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Honourable Artillery Company (page 216)
Name:
Lieutenant Brown
Context:
other
Date:
30 Sep 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Gordon Highlanders (page 368)
Name:
Farrier Sergeant Brown
Context:
promotion
Date:
1 Oct 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Divisional Auxiliary Horse Transport Company (576 Company A.S.C.) (page 96)
Name:
Captain G M Brown
Context:
departed_sick
Date:
27 Sep 1917
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 9 Battalion Suffolk Regiment (page 126)
Name:
Second Lieutenant A Brown
Context:
other
Date:
30 Sep 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Gordon Highlanders (page 368)
Name:
Second Lieutenant A G Brown
Context:
joined
Date:
30 Sep 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) (page 104)