Ernest George Brown  

Servicenumber : 14212356
Rank : Private
Regiment : King's Own Scottish Borderers
Unit : 7th (Airborne) Battalion
Date of Death : 19-09-1944
Age : 23
Grave : Plot 1. Row A. Grave 7.
Ernest George Brown was a son of Mr. and Mrs. E.G. Brown of Falmouth, Cornwall.
Brown served with No 5 Platoon, B Company. (According to Off at Last. In the Roll of Honour it says S Company)
According to the Roll of Honour published by the Society of Friends of the Airborne Museum (Jan Hey 1999 and 2011) Brown was given a field burial in a group of graves some 100 metres west of the Hartenstein Hotel at Oosterbeek.
Picture: 23-09-2012
Sources: Website CWGC, Off at Last and Roll of Honour

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