Pte. James Samuel PATTERSON

Pte. James Samuel PATTERSON

Male 1890 - 1916  (26 years)

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  • Name James Samuel PATTERSON 
    Prefix Pte. 
    Born 28 Dec 1890  Greenwood, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Attestation Papers 12 Aug 1915  Smiths Falls, Lanark, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    #144657 77th Bn, CEF; transferred overseas Oct 22, 1915; Mar 14, 1916 to 21st Bn, France 
    WWI service 29 Dec 1916  Bully Grenay, Pas de Calais, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    21st Bn 
    Died 29 Dec 1916  Bully Grenay, Pas de Calais, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Buried Vimy, Pas de Calais, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Address:
    Vimy Memorial
    Vimy, Pas de Calais
    France 
    Person ID I42082500  Whitewater Region Early Families
    Last Modified 18 Dec 2021 

    Father David PATTERSON,   b. 13 Mar 1851, Westmeath Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1912, Greenwood, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Mother Jane Elizabeth WILSON,   b. 7 Jul 1859, Pembroke Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1945, Pembroke, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 5 Apr 1877  Westmeath Twp., Renfrew, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Family ID F13815457  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Westmeath War Memorial, Westmeath, Ontario
    Westmeath War Memorial, Westmeath, Ontario
    Photographed by Fay Bennett
    Westmeath War Memorial, Westmeath, Ontario (on the back)
    Westmeath War Memorial, Westmeath, Ontario (on the back)
    Photographed by Fay Bennett
    Beachburg War Memorial, Beachburg, Ontario
    Beachburg War Memorial, Beachburg, Ontario
    Photographed by Fay Bennett
    Pembroke War Memorial from the back
    Pembroke War Memorial from the back
    photographed by Fay Bennett, Nov 2022
    Greenwood Methodist Church Plaque dedicated to WWI Soldiers
    Greenwood Methodist Church Plaque dedicated to WWI Soldiers
    Photographed by Fay Bennett, Nov 2022
    Plaque Honoring Members of Greenwood Community who enlisted for Overseas Service, Greenwood Methodist Church
    Plaque Honoring Members of Greenwood Community who enlisted for Overseas Service, Greenwood Methodist Church
    Photographed by Fay Bennett

    Documents
    Patterson, Pte. James Samuel
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Certificate
    Patterson, Pte. James Samuel Commonwealth War Graves Commission Certificate
    https://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/1572880/james-samuel-patterson/
    Greenwood Methodist Church Memorial Tablet unveiled
    Greenwood Methodist Church Memorial Tablet unveiled
    The Cobden Sun, Sept 23, 1920 p. 1

    Histories
    Patterson, Pte. James Samuel - WWI Casualty
    Patterson, Pte. James Samuel - WWI Casualty
    Articles and information compiled by Fay Bennett from sources noted

  • Notes  Attestation Papers:
    • Occupation farmer age 21 years, 8 mos; 5' 6"; grey eyes and brown hair; 145 lbs.

    WWI service:
    • Circumstances of Casualty "Previously reported missing, now for official purposes presumed to have died" at Bully Grenay

      Sustained GSW L Thigh oct 4, 1916 to No 4 Canadian Field Ambulance

  • Sources 
    1. [S668] Census - Canada, Ontario, Renfrew Co., Westmeath Twp., - 1911, Library and Archives of Canada, Archivia Net On-Line Research Tool, (Database, http://www.collectionscanada.ca/archivianet/1911/index-e.html).

    2. [S501913] Census - Canada, Ontario, Renfrew Co., Westmeath Twp., - 1911, Library and Archives of Canada, Archivia Net On-Line Research Tool, (Database, http://www.collectionscanada.ca/archivianet/1911/index-e.html).

    3. [S502172] Mil-Military Attestation Papers, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com. Canada, WWI CEF Attestation Papers, 1914-1918 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2006. Images are used with the permission of Library and Archives Canada.).

    4. [S502601] Mil-Circumstances of Death Registers, First World War, Canada., (Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa. https://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/Pages/home.aspx.).

    5. [S502591] Mil-WWI Personnel Records of the First World War, Canada., ( Library and Archives Canada . https://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/military-heritage/first-world-war/personnel-records/Pages/search.aspx.).

    6. [S502592] Mil-Canadian Virtual War Memorial, Veterans Affairs Canada, ((www.veterans.gc.ca/eng)), ). (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S502255] Mil-Commonwealth War Graves Commission, Commonwealth War Graves Commission, ((www.cwgc.org)), ). (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S493] Renfrew County Marriages, 1876-1890, Lewis, Olga, (Sep 1998).

    9. [S501758] Renfrew County Marriages, 1876-1890, Lewis, Olga, (Sep 1998).