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Israel Brown

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Israel Brown was born in Newberry County, S.C. in 1873.  He studied medicine and later joined the Army’s Major Medical Corps in 1917.  He served in France for the remainder of the First World War.  He served in the Virginia House of Delegates from 1922 to 1924 as a member of the Democratic Party.  Brown passed away in 1928.



Article at Political Graveyard.com, Norfolk City, Virginia, available from http://politicalgraveyard.com/geo/VA/no-buried.html, (accessed on 8/7/12). 

Biographical information provided by Norfolk Bureau of Cemeteries.

Visitor Information

Visitor Hours: Sunrise to Sunset

Office hours: Monday to Friday 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM - Office located at Elmwood Cemetery.

Free parking inside cemetery.

Admission Cost: Free

Address: 1200 Tidewater Drive, Norfolk, VA 23504

Official web site for more information: www.norfolk.gov/cemeteries

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