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Edgar Stanley PATTERSON

Regimental number789
Place of birthMonarto, South Australia
SchoolMonarto Public School, South Australia
AddressMonarto, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Eva Patterson, same address
Previous military serviceA member of the Murray Bridge Defence Rifle Club, SA.
Enlistment date29 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 9 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 15 October 1917
Place of death or woundingPasschendaele, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death19.8
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialRandhoex New Military Cemetery No. 3 Vlamertinghe (Plot I, Row L, Grave No. 9), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Jane HILL. Adopted son of Mr and Mrs Alexander PATTERSON, Monarto, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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