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George Holbrook PATTERSON

Date of birth3 November 1888
Place of birthGeelong, Victoria
SchoolGeelong Grammar School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSoldier
Address'The Oaks', South Yarra, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs T A Patterson, 'The Oaks', South Yarra, Victoria
Previous military serviceRoyal Australian Garrison Artillery
Enlistment date1 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentCaptain
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 23, Head-Quarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/133/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Division Artillery
FateKilled in Action 14 April 1917
Place of burialHyde Park Corner (Royal Berks) Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. I), Ploegsteert, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
15
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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