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Pvt Cloyd Maurice Brown
Birth: Sep. 6, 1915
Milltown
Chambers County
Alabama, USA
Death: Mar. 2, 1945
Iwo Jima
Tokyo Metropolis, Japan

"Uncle Cloyd"

My grandfather's brother, my father's uncle.

Private First Class, U.S. Marine Corps. 5th Marine Div
Killed in Action at Iwo Jima. Entered the service from Georgia. Awarded the Purple Heart.

Oldest child of Lloyd W. Brown & Annie Mae (Freeman) Brown. Brother to Rayford F., Dorice F., Arzelia N., Edna M., Elton C. & Joan B.

Husband of Sarah John Floyd, whom he married on Oct.5, 1935. They had one child, a son, Gerald Floyd Brown. Gerald was just 6 when his father died.

God bless you Uncle Cloyd!!

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His Great Nephew, Daryl Brown, grandson of Cloyd's brother Rayford, followed in Cloyd's footsteps and served with the 5th Marine Division in Operation Iraq Freedom (Feb 2005 - Oct 2005) & (Nov 2007 - June 2008).



My thanks to Paul F. Wilson, who originally listed Uncle Cloyd (and all the other men buried at the Punchbowl), and then upon finding out I was related, transferred the memorial to me. Thank you greatly Paul!

 
 
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 Parents:
  Lloyd Woodson Brown (1890 - 1975)
  Annie Mae Freeman Brown (1892 - 1969)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah John Floyd-Brown Doss (1917 - 2001)
 
 Siblings:
  Cloyd Maurice Brown (1915 - 1945)
  Rayford Freeman Brown (1917 - 1987)*
  Dorice Frazier Brown (1919 - 1951)*
  Joan Blondell Brown Phillips (1931 - 2008)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
Honolulu
Honolulu County
Hawaii, USA
Plot: Plot E, Row 0, Grave 859.
 
Created by: D. Brown Love
Record added: Nov 30, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 10002332
Pvt Cloyd Maurice Brown
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- Cherry Reynolds Solly
 Added: Mar. 21, 2014

- Judy Curnell
 Added: Mar. 12, 2014
I love you Uncle Cloyd, thank you for protecting us.
- Jayanna
 Added: May. 7, 2012
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