Born: 1891, Waldringfield, Suffolk.

Died: 20th July 1916; age 25; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk.

Date of Entry Therein: 16th January 1915 – France.

Rank: Lance Corporal; Service Number: 7753; Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 2nd Battalion.


Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1915 Star.


Grave Reference:

Pier & Face 1C & 2A.

Thiepval Memorial,






1891   Cliff Road, Waldringfield, Suffolk.


Fred was 2 months old and living with his parents & siblings.

Walter Brown, 46, a Labourer – Cement Works, born Martlesham, Suffolk.

Emily Brown (nee Beer), born Hintlesham, Suffolk.

Frances Brown, 21, born Martlesham.

Arthur Brown, 11, an Agricultural Labourer, born Martlesham.

Walter Brown, 9, born Waldringfield.

Florence Katie Brown, 7, born Waldringfield.

Grace Eliza Brown, 5, born Waldringfield.

Ellen Brown, 4, born Waldringfield.

Alice Louisa brown, 3, born Ipswich.

John Brown, 1, born Waldringfield.


1901   Cliff Road, Waldringfield, Suffolk.


Fred was 10 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

Walter, 56, a General Labourer – Cement.

Emily, 51.

Ellen, 14.

John, 11.




1911   Egypt.


Fred was 20 years old, a Soldier ranker Private in the 1st Battalion, of the Suffolk Regiment.


Suffolk Regiment, 2nd Battalion:

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