Arthur Calvert Patterson

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 60167
  • Rank: Lance Corporal
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Machine Gun Corps
  • Unit/Ship: 52nd Company
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 20.08.1917
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Sunken Road Cemetery, Fampoux
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: I.C.15.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 81 Victoria Road, Dundee
  • Occupation: Clerk, W. Robertson & Co, Merchants, Meadowside, Dundee
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More about Arthur Calvert Patterson

Arthur Calvert Patterson   60167   Black Watch

DUNDEE SOLDIER FALLS IN ACTION.

Mrs Patterson, 81 Victoria Road, Dundee, has received intimation that her only son, Corporal Arthur C. Patterson, has been killed in action, on 20th August.  Corporal Patterson enlisted in the Black Watch 14 months ago, and was later transferred to the machine gun section.  He had been a year at the front.

In civilian life he was employed as a clerk with Messrs W. Robertson & Co., merchants, Meadowside.

Dundee Courier 28th August 1917

Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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