- Second World War (1939-1945)
- Flight Sergeant
- No. 35 (Madras Presidency) Squadron, Royal Air Force
- Awarded on:
- May 29th, 1942
"Sergeant Brown has completed many operational sorties. One night in April, 1942, as captain of an aircraft, he was detailed to attack the German naval base at Trondheim. Throughout this flight, of 1,350 miles over the North Sea and mountainous country, he displayed the greatest skill and airmanship. Sergeant Brown pressed home his attack, in the face of intense opposition. He displayed bravery and cool determination"