John Brown

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 2477
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Black Watch
  • Unit/Ship: 4th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 24
  • Date of Death: 12.03.1915
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery, Souchez
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: XVII.C.11.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 4 Wallace St, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    M. Brown, 4 Wallace St, Dundee

  • Father:

    Adam Brown, 4 Wallace St, Dundee

  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about John Brown

John Brown   2477   Black Watch

BROWNDied of wounds on 12th March 1915, Private J. Brown 4th Black Watch, aged 24, beloved son of Mr and Mrs Adam Brown, 4 Wallace Street, Dundee. – Inserted by his sorrowing parents and sisters.

Dundee People’s Journal 3rd April 1915

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