Name on Memorial: BROWN, ROBERT
Name: Robert Brown
Service No: K 24050 (Po)
Rank: Stoker 1st Class
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy
Theatre of Death: North Sea
Cause of Death: Missing, Presumed Drowned (HMS Hampshire)
Cemetery/Memorial: PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Grave/Panel Ref: Panel 17
Birth Date: 18 Jun 1893, Birth Place: Redhall, Stirling, Father: Henry Brown, 64 Castleloan, Bo’ness, Linlithgowshire.
Mother: Elizabeth Brown, Siblings: William S., Margaret, Ellen (1901 Census), Occupation: Coal Miner.
Robert was fair haired, had grey eyes and a fresh complexion. He was 5’6” and had a 38” chest. He had a tattoo on his right forearm with the letters “R.B.” Brother of William Brown who was killed in action in 1918. Both Brown brothers appear on the Bo’ness War Memorial.Show map points
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