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Stanley Richard PATERSON

Regimental number2148
Place of birthKooroongarra, Queensland
SchoolKooroongarra State School, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressToowoomba, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Mr Francis Oscar Paterson, Koorongarra via Milmerran, Queensland
Enlistment date31 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A46 Clan Macgillivray on 7 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 9 June 1917
Age at death20
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialTrois-Arbres Cemetery (Plot I, Row P, Grave No. I), Steenwerck, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
136
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Francis Oscar and Matilda PATERSON, Kooroongarra, Queensland
Family/military connectionsBrother Lieut C G Paterson received his Commission 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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