Photograph and details of Guardsman James Edgar Brown

University Of Oxford First World War Poetry Digital Archive
James Edgar Brown - A Soldier of the Great War 1914 - 1918 James Edgar Brown, was born on 3.3.1898, the second of three sons of Samuel Brown, a builder, and Martha Brown, nee Peters. He attended the Board Primary School, Buckley, Flintshire, North Wales until he was 14 years old, then went to work as a delivery boy, driving a horse and delivery cart for a local baker. During the First World War he...