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  • Photo published in the Hucknall Dispatch dated 7th January 1915 , courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
Person Details
26 Sep 1915
875074 - CWGC Website
8866
Rifleman
12th Bn King's Royal Rifle Corps
Rifleman William ' Billy' Brown enlisted at Hucknall on 4th January 1915, he served with the 12th battalion Kings Royal Rifle Corps. He landed in France on 24th July 1915 joining the British Expeditionary Force. He was shot and killed by a sniper on 26th September 1915, he has no known grave, his name is commemorated on the Ploegsteert Memorial, Belgium
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  • Photo published in the Hucknall Dispatch dated 7th January 1915 , courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
    William 'Billy' Brown - Photo published in the Hucknall Dispatch dated 7th January 1915 , courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918