Newbattle at War a history of the Parish at war   

 Now featuring Scots in the Great War Living History Society.    

Lt John Brown Royal Scots

John Brown was a student at Edinburgh University prior to the war, he joined the Royal Scots at the outbreak of war as a Private , he was Gazetted in 1917 before being invalided home. He died in 1919 and is buried in Dalkeith New Cemetery.