Brown, William (1 of 3)

Name on Memorial: BROWN, WILLIAM (1 of 3)

Name: William Brown

Age: 38

Service No: 3/3637 (incorrectly listed as 313637 on CWGC)

Rank: Private

Regiment/Service: Black Watch (Royal Highlanders), “A” Coy, 1st Bn

Awards: n/a

Died: 09/05/1915

Theatre of Death: France & Flanders

Cause of Death: Killed in Action

Cemetery/Memorial: LE TOURET MEMORIAL

Grave/Panel Ref: Panels 24 to 26

Additional Info:

Place of birth: Bo’ness, Son of George and Annie Brown, of Bo’ness, West Lothian; husband of Annie Brown, of 1, Scotstoun Place, Scotstoun, Glasgow. Served in the South African Campaign.

William Brown was killed during the Battle of Aubers at a place called “Chocolate Menier Corner”, so-called by the advert on the building.

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