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About Arthur Brown

Date of Birth
Q2 1897

Service Number
14017

Birth Place
Staindrop, Durham, England

Date of Death
3 May,1917 20y

Place of Death
Duisans, France

Burial
Duisans British Cemetery, Etrun, France

Relationships

Parents
William born abt 1866 and Mary Ann (Hardwick) Brown born abt 1865 Married Q1 1890 Teesdale, Durham, England

Siblings
Elizabeth born abt 1892, William born abt 1893, Isaac born abt 1895, Harry born abt 1900, John born abt 1903

Career

Service
Army

Unit
8th East Yorkshire Regiment

Rank
Private

Enlisted Address
Cleatlam, Durham, England

Medals
15 Star, British War Medal and Victory Medal

Silver Badge
No

Service Record
No

Campaigns
1914 -1917 France

Additional Information

Census Information
1901 Cleatlam, Durham, England 1911 Cleatlam, Winston, Durham, England

Sources
Staindrop Roll of Honour, Ancestry, Find My Past, Family Search, Forces War Records, Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Notes
Arthur's mother was no longer alive when he was killed. His brother William was also killed in France in 1916.

- Research by DB