We remember Harry Brown

We remember Harry Brown

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Timeline

Timeline

1891
sibling Florence Mary Brown Source:9433403 1891
1894
sibling George Henry Brown Source:9433403 1894
1896
birth St. James, Grimsby, Lincolnshire United Kingdom Source:9433243 September 1896
1900
sibling Dorothy Carmen Clayton Source:9433403 1900
1911
dates Age 15 Source:9432785 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Errand Boy Source:9433403 2nd April 1911
1914
dates Age 18 Source:9433243 4th February 1914
1914
enlistment Hull United Kingdom Source:9433243 4th February 1914
1914
service British Army Private 10166 East Yorkshire Regiment Source:9433243 4th February 1914 - 23rd October 1918
1914
employment Beer Bottler Source:9433243 February 1914
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:544075 13th May 1915
1918
service British Army Corporal 18554 Royal Munster Fusiliers 1st Battalion Source:9432761 24th October 1918
1920
dates Age 25 Source:9433248 22nd December 1920
service British Army Corporal 7211554 Royal Munster Fusiliers 1st Battalion Source:9433248
1920
death Gassed while asleep in bunk in barracks. Crownhill Barracks, Plymouth United Kingdom Source:9433243 Source:9433249 Source:9433250 22nd December 1920
burial United Kingdom Book Of Remembrance CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Berkshire United Kingdom Source:9433248

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Harry
Initials H
Last Name Brown
Source 544075
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
24 Newmarket Street, Grimsby, Lincolnshire United Kingdom parents address known 1911-04-02
53 Osbourne Street, Hull United Kingdom parents address known 1914-02
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 10166 East Yorkshire Regiment Private
British Army 18554 Royal Munster Fusiliers 1st Battalion Corporal
British Army 7211554 Royal Munster Fusiliers 1st Battalion Corporal
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Henry Brown father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Florence Mary Brown sister 1891
George Henry Brown brother 1894
Dorothy Carmen Clayton step-sister 1900

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Yvonne27542

External Evidence

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Medal card of Brown, Harry Carole52117
Enlistment Book - Royal Munster Fusiliers Yvonne27542
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Yvonne27542
In From the Cold Project Yvonne27542
Hull Daily Mail (and numerous other newspapers) - 22nd December 1920 Yvonne27542
Daily Herald - 24th December 1920 Yvonne27542
Birmingham Daily Gazette (and other newspapers) - 24th December 1920 Yvonne27542

Multimedia

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Harry Brown Carole52117
Permanent Pass Carole52117
Personal details written in diary Carole52117
1911 census record Carole52117
Enlistment Register - left-hand page Yvonne27542
Enlistment Register - right-hand page Yvonne27542

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