Private John Thomas Brown

Rank or Title

Date of Birth


Date of Death

3 Aug 1917

War time / or Pre War occupation

Straw trader

Service Number


Place of Birth

United Kingdom

World War I Address

28 Stanley Street
United Kingdom

Place of Death


Grave Location

No known grave

War Memorial Location

Soldier or Civilian

  • Soldier


The Luton News , 14th February 1918
Pte John Thomas Brown

Pte John Thomas Brown, 10238, 7th Battalion The Buffs (East Kent Regiment), was reported missing, later presumed killed, on August 3rd, 1917. Six months later his widow asked, through The Luton News, for any information about her husband.

Born in Luton in 1876, he was a son of the late John and Ann Brown. He had married Nellie Osborne at Luton Parish Church on August 5th, 1905. At the time of the 1911 Census John was described as a straw trader living at 28 Stanley Street, Luton.

Individual Location

Pte John Thomas Brown

Author: Deejaya

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