Ernest James Brown
Regiment: Trench Mortar Battery, 12th Battalion (Southdowns), Royal Sussex Regiment
Parents: Mr William & Mrs Emily Brown
Wife: Annie B Brown
Mother’s Address: 20 Emmanuel Road, Hastings
Home Address: 4 Portland Terrace, Burwash
Other Info: According to CWGC, Ernest died aged 27 on 12th October 1916. He was serving as a Lance Corporal in the 11th Battalion at the time and was a recipient of the Military Medal. Ernest is remembered at Hamel Military Cemetery, Beaumont Hamel, grave reference II.B.II. Additional name information from here.
The top group photograph is courtesy of Paul Reed, via his Twitter page @sommecourt
Published: September 1915, October 1916 & May 1917.
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