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:
Unknown
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