2nd Lt William Minnoch Lyon Brown, Rifle Brigade

1892 Jul 4. Born at 9 Bute Gardens, Glasgow

1901 census at 93 Heathbourne Rd, Bushey, Herts

1918 Nov 13. Service Battalions. The undermentioned Cadets to be temp. 2nd Lts. : —Rif. Brig. William Minnoch Lyon Brown.

1920 Dec 4. Rif. Brig. The undermentioned temp. 2nd Lts. relinquish their commissions on completion of service, and retain the rank of 2nd Lt. : — W. M. L. Brown.

1921 Mar 12. William Minnoch Lyon Brown was found on a passenger list on arriving at London. William sailed from Colombo, Sri Lanka via Calutta, India aboard the "Manora" which was owned by the British India Steam Navigation Company Ltd. His occupation was listed as a planter and his last residence was Ceylon.

1921 May 4. Joined ADRIC with service no 1929. Posted to R Coy

1921 May 14 Posted to P Coy

Fined £2 by Coy Commander

1922 Jan 24 Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1922 Jun 7 Leaves UK for South Africa

1922 Sep 24 Applies for medals from South Africa

1924 Jun 1924. arrives in Canada . He gave his UK address as Tavistock Sq, London

1926 Oct 3. Arrives in Canada from UK

1982 Jul 20 Died Vancouver aged 90. He was single. At Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia

He was buried on 28 July 1982 at Mountain View Cemetery Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. He had been living at 2495 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada