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Edward Douglas Brown-Synge-Hutchinson
Birth: Mar. 6, 1861
Death: Mar. 3, 1940

Boer War Victoria Cross Medal Recipient. He served as a Major in the 14th Hussars, British Army. At Geluk, South Africa, October 13, 1900, Major Brown, seeing that the horse of one of the Sergeants had been shot, under heavy fire he took him up on his horse and carried him three-quarters of a mile to safety. Afterwards he helped a Lieutenant to mount his horse after falling and carried a wounded Lance Corporal out of action to safety. For most prestigious gallantry in the face of the enemy, he was awarded the Victoria Cross Medal and later achieved the rank of Colonel. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
Golders Green Crematorium
Golders Green
London Borough of Barnet
Greater London, England
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