George Paterson

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 3/1138
  • Rank: Private
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Black Watch
  • Unit/Ship: 1st Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 24
  • Date of Death: 26.01.1915
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Chocques Military Cemetery
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: I.A.5.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Stirling
  • Address: 198 Overgate, Dundee
  • Occupation: Carter, Wordie & Co, Dundee
  • Mother:

    Barbara Paterson

  • Father:

    John Paterson

  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Mrs Paterson, 194 Overgate, Dundee

  • Children:

More about George Paterson

George Paterson   3/1138   3rd Black Watch

RESERVIST DIES FROM WOUNDS.

The intimation of the death of Private George Paterson, 3rd Black Watch, is somewhat belated, as he died from wounds on 26th January.  Deceased was twenty-four years of age, and prior to being called up was employed as a carter with Messrs Wordie & Co., carting contractors, in Dundee.  He resided at 7 Crescent Street, but his wife has for some time been living with her mother at 194 Overgate.

Dundee Courier 22nd April 1915

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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