We remember Robert Brown

We remember Robert Brown

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Timeline

Timeline

1887
sibling John Brown Source:9204648 31st October 1887
1889
sibling Jane Ann Brown Source:9204648 March 1889
1898
birth Usworth Colliery, County Durham United Kingdom Source:9203663 Source:9204660 17th January 1898
1901
location 8 Douglas Terrace, Usworth, County Durham United Kingdom parents address Source:9204648 31st March 1901 - 13th February 1924
1901
dates Age 3 Source:9204648 31st March 1901
1911
dates Age 13 Source:9204660 2nd April 1911
1916
service British Army Highland Light Infantry 2/6 Source:9203636 24th February 1916
1916
dates Age 18 Source:9203636 24th February 1916
1916
employment Clerk United Kingdom Source:9203636 24th February 1916
1916
enlistment Sunderland United Kingdom Source:9203636 24th February 1916
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9204672 2nd June 1917
1917
service British Army Private 241773 Highland Light Infantry 1/9 Source:9205671 13th July 1917
1918
hospitalisation Wounded in Action Hospital/Institution Source:9205953 27th September 1918 - 28th September 1918
1919
discharge Source:9203663 1919
1924
employment Insurance Agent Washington, County Durham United Kingdom Source:9203753 13th February 1924
1924
dates Age 26 Source:9203753 13th February 1924
1924
marriage Hannah Westgarth Gray Source:9203753 1924
1940
location Kinmount, (56) Wellbank Road, Washington, County Durham. United Kingdom their own address Source:9203663 2nd July 1940
1942
service British Army Home Guard 2nd (Chester-le-Street) Battallion, Durham Home Guard Source:9203663 29th May 1942
1942
service British Army Company Quartermaster Sergeant Home Guard 23rd (Washington) Battalion, Durham Home Guard Source:9203663 1st June 1942
1943
commission Unknown Source:9203663 9th February 1943
1965
death Unknown United Kingdom Source:9203734 6th April 1965
children Alan Brown Source:9203734

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Robert
Initials R
Last Name Brown
Source 554935
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
8 Douglas Terrace, Usworth, County Durham United Kingdom parents address 31st March 1901 - 13th February 1924
Kinmount, (56) Wellbank Road, Washington, County Durham. United Kingdom their own address known 2nd July 1940
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Home Guard 2nd (Chester-le-Street) Battallion, Durham Home Guard
British Army Home Guard 23rd (Washington) Battalion, Durham Home Guard Company Quartermaster Sergeant
British Army Highland Light Infantry 2/6
British Army 241773 Highland Light Infantry 1/9 Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alan Brown son
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Dorothy Green mother
John Harden Brown father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John Brown brother 31st October 1887
Jane Ann Brown sister March 1889
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Hannah Westgarth Gray wife 1924
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1916-05-17 5'9"

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Vincent96527

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Multimedia

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Brown Siblings Neil131848
Short Service Attestation Neil131848
Certified Copy of an Entry of Marriage Neil131848
1901 Census Record Neil131848
1911 Census Neil131848
Descriptive Report on Enlistment Neil131848
Casualty Form - Active Service Neil131848

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