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Current record for: Leslie Arnott Paterson
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Name Leslie Arnott Paterson
Born in Not Known
Resident of Not Known
Died 16/05/1915
Age 25

Cause of Death Died of wounds (received near Fromelles, 9th May)

Cemetery or memorial KNEBWORTH (ST. MARY) CHURCHYARD, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Grave or panel reference Not Known

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World War 1

Relative(s)      Relative(s)
  • John James Paterson, Father
    158, Highbury New Park
  • Ellen Paterson, Mother
    158, Highbury New Park
Military Information Military Information


Rank Second Lieutenant
Service Number Not Known
Unit 3rd Battalion
Regiment Essex Regiment. attd. 2nd Bn., Royal Berkshire Regiment
Service Army
Enlisted in Not Known


Rank Second Lieutenant
Service Number Not Known
Unit 3rd Battalion
Regiment Essex Regiment
Service Army
Enlisted in Not Known
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Royal Northern Hospital Entranceway Arch