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Nottingham
John Ernest (Jack) was the son of William and Elizabeth Brown and the brother of Edith Elizabeth, Gertrude Ellen and William Richard Brown. In 1911 they lived at 88 Holgate Road and later at 21 Bell Street (both Nottingham).
He was a time keeper and stock keeper.
28 Apr 1917
29
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26515
Private
2nd Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
He has no known grave and is commemorated on the Arras Memorial.
Nottingham Evening Post, ‘Deaths’, 14 November 1931: ‘Brown. On the 13th, at 21 Bell-street, William, the beloved husband of Elizabeth, and father of Edith, S. Africa, Gertie, Will, Fanny and the late Jack, killed in France. At rest. Funeral Wilford Hill, Tuesday 3pm.’ (www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk) Nottingham Evening Post, ‘Deaths’, 14 November 1931: ‘Brown. On November 13th, at 21 Bell-street, William, a true and faithful servant to the late Samuel Jameson and family. Margaret and Francis.’ (www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk)
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