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A/B Brown, B.A. (Bud) enlisted with the Canadian Army in June 1940. He joined the 32-34 Bty. R.C.A. at Napanee, Ontario (age 14 years, 9 months). He trained at Kingston (Ontario), Petawawa (Ontario), Debert (Nova Scotia). He was discharged in July 1931 (underage).
In May 1942, Bud Brown enlisted with the Anti-Tank Battery and trained at Cornwall (Ontario), and Petawawa (Ontario). In this service he was promoted to Sergeant.
Sgt. Brown transferred from the Army to the Navy in July 1943 to enlist on 7 September 1943 at the age of 18 years. He trained at Kingston (Ontario) and at Deepbrook (Nova Scotia).
Bud brown is at present (October 1944) serving on the guns of H.M.C.S. Iroquois.
Bruce A. Brown of Lindsay received his discharge from the Navy n 19 January 1946 after service on the Iroquois from 1 May 1944.
B.A. Brown of Lindsay was among the many veterans who attended the Reception and Reunion that was held in Lindsay on 19 January 1946.
- Date of Publication:
- 7 Sep 1943
- Personal Name(s):
- Bruce Brown ; Bud Brown ; B.A. Brown
- World War II Service Files
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