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  • Photograph published in the Nottingham Evening Post dated 26th December 1916, courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
Person Details
Clarborough Nottinghamshire
He was the son of William and Ada Brownlow and the brother of Florrie and William Brownlow. In 1911 they lived at 35 Ronald Street Radford Nottingham.
He was a fitter
19 Nov 1916
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4019773 - CWGC Website
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Lance Corporal
17th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
Lance Corporal Arthur Brownlow, 17th Battalion Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment (Welbeck Rangers), died of wounds on 19th November 1916. He is buried in Ste. Marie Cemetery, Le Havre.
Obituary published in the Nottingham Evening Post dated 19th November 1917 :- “BROWNLOW. – In loving memory of my dear son, L.-Cpl. Arthur Brownlow, 92, Denman-street, died of wounds November 19th, 1916. A light is from our household gone, a voice we loved is still, a place is vacant in our home which never can be filled. The hardest part is yet to come, when the heroes all return, when we miss among the smiling crowd the face of my dear son. – From mother, father, sister, and brother. “BROWNLOW. – In loving memory of Lance-Corporal Arthur Brownlow, died of wounds November 19th, 1916. Not our will, but Thine, O Lord. – From fiancée Maud and family.” Above obituaries courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918. CWGC cites 19/11/1916 as date of death UKSWD as per memorial. The 1911 Census cites Clarborough as his place of birth but Free BMD has him registered in Nottingham.
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  • Photograph published in the Nottingham Evening Post dated 26th December 1916, courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
    Arthur Brownlow - Photograph published in the Nottingham Evening Post dated 26th December 1916, courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918