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Arthur Brown

In memory of:

Private Arthur Brown

November 11, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

140026

Age:

38

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)

Division:

14th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

November 24, 1877

Commemorated on Page 59 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

BURTON-UPON-TRENT CEMETERY
Staffordshire, United Kingdom

Grave Reference:

N/A

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Grave Marker– This is Arthur's headstone in Burton-on-Trent Cemetery.  He is buried with his parents, John & Elizabeth Brown.  He was a Porter by occupation.  At the time of his enlistment he was in the Active Militia with the 9th Mississanga Horse and had previously served 7 years with the 19th Hussars.  He enlisted on 26th July 1915 in Toronto.  Interestingly, he understated his actual age by 3 years!
  • Cemetery– This is a general view of Burton-on-Trent Cemetery with Arthur's grave in the centre of the photo.
  • Roll of Honour– Arthur's name commemorated on the Roll of Honour in the Town Hall, Burton-on-Trent

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