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Private John Paterson

2nd Battalion Highland Light Infantry
Service No: 12965

John Paterson grave

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Personal details

Born / Resided

Coatbridge / 20a1 Whittington St, Coatbridge

Died

Died of Wounds 09/07/1916

Enlisted

Coatbridge 14/08/1914

Employed

North British Iron Works

Age

41

Buried / Remembered

Quatre-Vents Military Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France

Family Information

Husband of Margaret Paterson of 20a1 Whittington St, Coatbridge. Father of 4 children. Johns brother Private Alexander Paterson of the 1st/9th Battalion Royal Scots was Killed in Action on the 01/08/1918 (see index). Another brother also served.

Additional Information

Johns grave inscription reads " LION-HEARTED HE DIED A HERO "

Photos
  Medal Index Card  newspaper clipping

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