BROWN, Arthur A

Service:
Army
Rank:
Private
Unit:
East Yorkshire Regiment. 8th Bn.
Place Enlisted:
Unknown
Service Number:
14017
Home Address:
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Family Details:

Arthur was the younger brother of William & was still at school in 1911. His mother was not alive when he was killed.

Son of William Brown, of Cleatham, Winston, Darlington

Date of Birth:
Unknown
Place of Birth:
Unknown
Death:
3rd May 1917
Place of Death
Near Duisans, France
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Place of Burial:
Duisans British Cemetery, Etrun, France. Grave Ref: 1V.B.47.
Obituary:
Unknown
Notes:

He joined the East Yorkshire Regiment in 1914 probably at the same time as William. There is only one number difference in their military identification. Like his brother, he served in France and Flanders. Arthur was killed in France near Duisans on 3rd May 1917 aged only 19. He was buried in Duisans British Cemetery, Etrun.

 

 

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