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2604: John Henry William Brown

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posted on 2024-01-16, 15:02 authored by Lest We Forget Project Team

Able Seaman John Henry William Brown, RN, was the contributor's grandfather.

He had a full career with the Royal Navy from 1912 to 1936 and went on to serve in the Royal Marines Police.

John's Service Certificate indicates he served aboard HMS King George V, a dreadnought battleship from November 1913 to April 1915,

History

Name of contributor(s)

Anon

Subject of the story/individual the object(s) relate to

John Henry William Brown

Date(s) the event(s) in the story took place

1912-1936

Location(s) where the event(s) in the story took place

The war at sea

Object(s)

John's Naval Service Certificate plus a photo of John (2 sailors, John is on the right).

Community Collection Day

Southern Roadshow, Gosport (13/02/19)

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