This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
Thomas Reoch Brown
- Date of enlistment: October 1915
- Place of enlistment: Dundee
- Service no: 27449
- Rank: Private
- 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
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 22 Hunter Street, Dundee
- Occupation: Oiler
Patrick Brown, 22 Hunter St, Dundee
More about Thomas Reoch Brown
Thomas has no known grave but is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial.
Thomas Reoch Brown 27449 Royal Scots
DUNDEE ROYAL SCOT KILLED.
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
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