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Name: Isaac BROWN
Casualty No.: Ranks: Private Initials: I Service No.: 46635
Date of Birth : 27/01/1899 Place of Birth : Gateshead, Co Durham. Age at Death: 19
Unit: 15th Bn Durham Light Infantry.
Former Unit(s): 41097 West Riding Regiment, the East Yorkshire Regiment and the 23rd Bn Northumberland Fusiliers (4th Tyneside Scottish).
Place Enlisted: Drill Hall, Blaydon on Tyne, Co. Durham, 3rd January 1917.
Place of Residence: Blaydon on Tyne, Co. Durham.
Home Address: 39 Mary Street, Blaydon on Tyne, Co. Durham.
Previous Address:
Civilian Employment: Miner at Stargate Colliery.
How Died: Killed in action
Date of Death: Saturday 24th August 1918
Place of Death: Somme, France.
Battle/Campaign: Second Battles of the Somme, France, 1918. Battle of Albert, 21st' 23rd August 1928.
Locally Commemorated: Ryton War Memorial, Station Bank, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham.
UK Commemorated: Blaydon War Memorial, Blaydon on Tyne, Co. Durham. St Cuthbert's Church, Blaydon on Tyne, Co. Durham. United Methodist Church Memorial, Shibdon Road, Blaydon on Tyne, Co. Durham.
Overseas Commemorated: -
Buried: Regina Trench Cemetery, Grandcourt, Somme, France.
Decoration and Medals: War Medal Victory Medal
Photographs: 1
Service Records: No
Death Notice/Obituary: Blaydon Courier, page 4, 28th September 1918.
Family Details:
Son of the late Robert and Rose Brown, late of Gateshead, Co. Durham. Youngest brother of Mrs Mary Ann Ridley of 39 Mary Street, Blaydon on Tyne, Co. Durham.
Notes :
Sources Used: Commonwealth War Graves Commission Debt of Honour Register. Soldiers Died in the Great War.
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