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Name:
George Alfred Brown
Casualty No.:
Initials:
G A
Service No.:
3/12234
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Barnard Castle
Age at Death:
Ranks:
Private
Unit:
2nd Battalion Durham Light Infantry
Teesdale Township:
Place Enlisted:
Home Address:
Civilian Employment:
Butcher's assistant
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Date of Death:
15-January-1916
Place of Death:
Battles & Campaigns:
UK Commemorated:
Overseas Commemorated:
Thiepval Memorial, Pier and Face 14A and 15C
Buried:
Decoration and Medals:
Service :
Army
Service Records:
Death Notice/Obituary:
Family Details:

Son of John and Elizabeth Brown of 15 Galgate John owned a grocer's shop.

Notes:

Prior to the war George had worked as a butcher's assistant in Darlington.

He was reported as wounded and missing in October 1916 after an engagement in a village in France. 

Teesdale Mercury-06/12/1916: Local and other notes: Wounded and missing

Commonwealth War Graves Commission gives rank as Lance Corporal

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Sources:
First Name: St Mary's Data; Private Idividual; Last Name: St Mary's Data; Private Idividual; Ranks: St Mary's Data; Service Number: St Mary's Data; Unit: St Mary's Data; Date of Birth: St Mary's Data; Place of Birth: St Mary's Data; Civilian Employment: St Mary's Data; Cause of Death: St Mary's Data; Date of Death: http://teesdalemercuryarchive.org/pdf/1916/December-06/December-06-1916-05.pdf; Date of Death Day: www.cwgc.org; Date of Death Day: www.cwgc.org; Date of Death Year: www.cwgc.org; Overseas Commemorated: St Mary's Data and Commonwealth War Graves Commission; Private Individual; Local Memorials: www.newmp.org.uk; Teesdale Townships: Teesdale Poor Law Union 1914;