Dr Albert Neir “Doc” Brown

Dr Albert Neir “Doc” Brown

North Platte, Lincoln County, Nebraska, USA
Death 14 Aug 2011 (aged 105)
Nashville, Washington County, Illinois, USA
Burial Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 74977660 View Source
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Albert Brown was the oldest survivor of the Bataan Death March. His story is chronicled in the book "Forsaken Heroes of the Pacific War: One Man's True Story."

Due to injuries he sustained in the war, he was unable to return to practicing dentistry.

Due to the damage done to his body from three years in Japan POW camps, a doctor once told him he wouldn't live to 50. He died at age 105.

He was a godson of Buffalo Bill Cody. His parents are Albert and Ida Fonda Brown. Actor Henry Fonda was his cousin.