Private James Sidney Brown

Machine Gun Corps

Died: Monday 31 July 1916

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Record:
BROWN, JAMES SIDNEY
Additional information:
Cemetery:
ECOIVRES MILITARY CEMETERY, MONT-ST. ELOI
Cemetery/memorial reference:
III. C. 12.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Lieutenant J S Brown
Context:
joined
Date:
1 Aug 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 526 Field Company Royal Engineers (page 341)
Name:
Second Lieutenant J Brown
Context:
joined
Date:
27 Jul 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Norfolk Regiment (page 122)
Name:
Captain J R Brown
Context:
commander
Date:
31 Jul 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 6 Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (Pioneers) (page 13)
Name:
Lieutenant Brown
Context:
Wounded
Date:
27 Jul 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Norfolk Regiment (page 135)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Brown
Context:
combat
Date:
27 Jul 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Norfolk Regiment (page 132)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Brown
Context:
joined
Date:
28 Jul 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 14 Brigade Royal Horse Artillery (page 462)
Name:
Private Brown
Context:
Missing in action
Date:
31 Jul 1916
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 5 Infantry Brigade: 24 Battalion Royal Fusiliers. (page 55)
Name:
Lance Sergeant Brown
Context:
Missing in action
Date:
31 Jul 1916
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 5 Infantry Brigade: 24 Battalion Royal Fusiliers. (page 54)
Name:
Lieutenant Brown
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
2 Aug 1916
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 6 (Pioneer) Battalion Welsh Regiment (page 374)
Name:
Private A J Brown
Context:
Died
Date:
27 Jul 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Machine Gun Company (page 31)