(Service number 80107)
|First Rank||Private||Last Rank|
|Date||15 October 1889||Place of Birth||Waimate|
|Address at Enlistment||Royal Hotel, Temuka|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||Mrs A. H. PATTERSON (mother), Gore|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Expeditionary Force|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||42nd Reinforcements, B Company|
|Date||1 August 1918|
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
|Date||1 March 1957||Age||67 years|
|Place of Death||Gore|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Gore Cemetery|
|Memorial Reference||Block 103, Plot 100|
|New Zealand Memorials|
John Patterson was the second son of James and Annie (née Bremner). His brother James enlisted for service in World War I, as did his cousin George Norton Patterson. John may have attended Gore School.
Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [13 April 2019]; Gore Cemetery burial record (Gore District Council) [13 April 2019]
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