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About Joseph Brown

Date of Birth
5 March 1897

Service Number
38549

Birth Place
Evenwood, Durham, England

Date of Death
1969

Place of Death
Registered Doncaster, Yorkshire, West Riding, England

Relationships

Parents
James Brown born abt 1863 and (Annie born abt 1870 or Mary Jane born abt 1877 not able to confim either)

Siblings
Alfred born abt 1894 (See notes), George William born abt 1900, Jane Allison born abt 1902, Frances Annie born abt 1903, John James born abt 1908, Doris Mary born abt 1910

Marriage
Roberta Thornton born 11 November 1896. Married Q1 1918 Teesdale, Durham, England

Children
Vincent born 31 October 1928, Doreen born 25 January 1930, Roberta M born 18 June 1932

Career

Service
Army

Unit
3rd Lincolns 17th Durham Light Infantry

Silver Badge
No

Service Record
No

Civilian Employment
1911 Coal Miner, 1939 Coal Miner (Stone Contractor)

Campaigns
France

Additional Information

Census Information
1901 Morley, Evenwood, Durham, England, 1911 Front Street, Staindrop, Durham, England

Absent Voters Roll
Front Street, Staindrop, Durham, England 38549, 3rd Lincolns

1939 Register
29 Milton St, Doncaster, Yorkshire (West Riding), England

Sources
Staindrop Roll of Honour, Ancestry and Find my Past

Notes
Alfred killed in action 1916 age 23. Role of Honour St Mary's Church, Staindrop reads "" Alfred, son of James and Annie Brown of Staindrop. 6th DLI- joined 1914 .Killed in action Nov 5th 1916 age 23.

- Research by JP