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Second Lieutenant REGINALD BROWSE 9th Battalion Cameronians


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There is a file for him at TNA in WO 339/65607.

His medal index card shows he served as a private in 1/4 Seaforth Highlanders with the number 2060 and disembarked 7.11.14. He was commissioned 28.2.17 and died 25.4.18.

​His mother's address is given as 2 Crown Crescent, Scarborough.


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Your officer was killed whilst serving in 9 Cameronians with the South African Brigade, attached to 9 (Scottish) Division during a phase of Operation Michael, the German 1918 Offensive. See this page from the Long Long Trail, and in particular the paragraphs below the engraving picture for his Brigade's fate:


9 Cams War Diary:


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Mentioned in Despatches - London Gazette Publication date:

21 May 1918

Supplement:30698 Page:6066


Browse, T.,/2nd Lt. R.

London Gazette Publication date:

6 August 1920

Supplement:32011 Page:8264

Sco. Rif.

Temp. 2nd Lt. R. Browse to be actg.

iCapt. while comdg. a Co., 9th Bn. 7 Apr.

1918. -(Since killed in action.)

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