We remember Harold Brown

We remember Harold Brown

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Timeline

Timeline

1899
birth Poplar, London United Kingdom Source:8522516 Source:8522509 June 1899
1901
dates Age 2 Source:8547668 1901
1901
sibling Ada Brown Source:8774918 1901
1901
location 49 Oban Street, Poplar United Kingdom parents address Source:8774917 31st March 1901
1906
sibling Gordon Brown Source:8774918 1906
1911
dates Age 11 Source:8774918 1911
1911
location Watford Road, Tidal Basin, Victoria Docks, London United Kingdom parents address Source:8547668 1911
1915
enlistment Source:8522516 12th December 1915
1917
service British Army Private G/24948 Royal West Surrey Regiment Source:8522516 7th October 1917
1918
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:8522516 10th December 1918
1918
service British Army Private 207431 Royal West Surrey Regiment 6 Battalion Source:8522516 10th December 1918
1919
discharge Source:8522516 8th April 1919
employment Docker Royal Albert Docks, London United Kingdom Source:8547668
1955
death Source:8522509 1955

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Harold
Initials H
Last Name Brown,
Source 8522558
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
49 Oban Street, Poplar United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Watford Road, Tidal Basin, Victoria Docks, London United Kingdom parents address known 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 207431 Royal West Surrey Regiment 6 Battalion Private
British Army G/24948 Royal West Surrey Regiment Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
MM British Award/Decoration
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Brown mother
John Benjamin Brown father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Gordon Brown brother 1906
Ada Brown sister 1901

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Medal Index Cards Transcription Charlotte33
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith1947
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith1947

External Evidence

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IWM Learning Resource about Harold Brown Charlotte33
Papers in IWM Collections Charlotte33
Military Medal citation, the London Gazette Charlotte33
Black Poppies: Britain's Black Community and the Great War by Stephen Bourne Charlotte33

Multimedia

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Close up photo of Harold Brown Charlotte33
Photograph of Harold Brown (standing, left) Charlotte33

Stories

We remember Harold Brown