Harry Hamer Brown (c.1899-1919)
Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922
The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:
- BROWN, HARRY HAMER. Private. No 46093. 2nd Battalion York and Lancaster Regiment. Formerly No 22668 Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Bradford. Son of Mrs A. Brown, 13 Shackleton Fold, Whitehall Road, Leeds. Came to Huddersfield when he was six years old. Lodged with Mr J. W. Littlewood, 12 Drawer's Row, Berry Brow. Employed by Messrs Shaw Brothers, Firth Street, Huddersfield. Wounded in head and right hand, 16.10.1918, and died of wounds, aged 19, at No 72 General Hospital, Trouville on 16.1.1919. Buried in TOURGEVILLE MILITARY CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 7, Row C, Grave 12.
- ROH:- Armitage Bridge War Memorial.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private BROWN
- regiment: York and Lancaster Regiment
- died: Thursday, January 16, 1919
- age: 19 years
- record ID: 102170
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #102170)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #545718)