CEF Soldier Detail

Lieutenant William Allison Brown
Died: July 7, 1940

Regimental Number:
629448
Survived War:
Yes
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
47th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Hamiota, Manitoba
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Ester Brown, sister, of 692 6th Avenue West, Vancouver, British Columbia
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
July 12, 1892
Trade or Calling:
Surveyor
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Vernon, British Columbia
Date of Enlistment:
September 1, 1915
Age at enlistment:
23
Height:
5 Feet 5 Inches
Chest:
38 1/2 Inches
Expansion:
4 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Survived
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
July 7, 1940
Age at Death:
48
Buried at:
Plot:
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 1186 - 47
Research Notes
47th Battalion Nominal Roll
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Lieutenant Canadian Infantry 47th Battalion
Lance Corporal Canadian Infantry 47th Battalion
Private Canadian Infantry 47th Battalion
Awards and Decorations
Military Medal