Thomas Reoch Brown

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment: October 1915
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 27449
  • Rank: Private
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Scots
  • Unit/Ship: 17th Battalion, 'F' Company
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 19
  • Date of Death: 25.07.1916
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Pier & Face 6D & 7D

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 22 Hunter Street, Dundee
  • Occupation: Oiler
  • Mother:

    Bridget Brown

  • Father:

    Patrick Brown, 22 Hunter St, Dundee

  • Siblings:

    2 Brothers

  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about Thomas Reoch Brown

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

Thomas Reoch Brown   27449   Royal Scots


Mrs Patrick Brown, who resides at 22 Hunter Street, Dundee, has been informed that her son, Private Thos. Reoch Brown, Royal Scots, has been killed in action.  Pte. Brown, who was 19 years of age, enlisted in October, 1915.  He had been at the front since July of this year, but had been posted as missing for some time back.  Prior to enlistment he was employed as an oiler in one of the public works in the city.  Mrs Brown has two sons still serving with the forces on active service.

Dundee Courier 17th November 1916

Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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