Joseph Brown

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 3/6456
  • Rank: Corporal
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders
  • Unit/Ship: 2nd Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 23
  • Date of Death: 30.08.1916
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Pier & Face 15A & 16C

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 35 Hunter St, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Christina Brown, 18 Carnegie St, Dundee

  • Father:

    John Brown, 18 Carnegie St, Dundee

  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about Joseph Brown

Joseph has no known grave but is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial.

Joseph Brown   3/6456   Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders

BROWNKilled in action, 30th August 1916, Corporal Joseph Brown, Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders, second son of Mr and Mrs Brown, 35 Hunter Street. – Inserted by his sorrowing father and mother.

Dundee People’s Journal 3rd December 1916

Additional information kindly supplied by Gary Thomson

Can you tell us more about Joseph Brown'? Some additional facts, a small story handed down through the family or perhaps a picture or an heirloom you can share online. Contact our curator...

THANK YOU for your interest in helping the Great War Dundee project. Please complete the short form below and a curator will contact you in the next few days.

    I am writing to: