James Brown

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: S/40135
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Black Watch
  • Unit/Ship: 7th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 26/03/1918
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Arras Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Bay 6.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Lochee, Dundee
  • Address: 12 Marybank Lane, Lochee, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:
  • Father:
  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Annie Paton, 126 Lorne St, Lochee

  • Children:

    Thomas, born 06.04.1915 & Maria, born 19.10.1917

More about James Brown

James has no known grave but is remembered on the Arras Memorial.

James Brown   40135   Black Watch

BROWN―Private James Brown, No. 40135, 1/7th Black Watch, D Company, 15th Platoon; missing since 21st March 1918.  Wife inquires―Mrs J. Brown, 12 Marybank Lane, Lochee.

Dundee People’s Journal 29th March 1919

Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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