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Paterson, George Irving



Battalion / unit at enlistment: 142nd Bn
U of S affiliation at enlistment: student
Killed, died or wounded: killed
Birth: 9 Nov 1893, Thetford, ON, Canada
College Building memorial: Second floor, centre east
Slide number(s): HR-2194, HR-2195, HR-2196, HR-2197

U of S attendance

Entry date College Left - date Left - reason Degree Degree - date Notes
1912 Arts        

Military service - attestation

Volunteer/drafted: volunteer
Attestation place: Estevan
Attestation date: 1 Jun 1916
Present address: Regina, SK
Occupation: law student
Religion: Presbyterian
Age: 22 years, 5 months
Previous military service: active militia
Notes: 98th SK Rifles

Military service - assignments

Group Type Location First known date Last known date Reason for end of assignment Notes
142nd Bn           
RAF        1918 April 2 KIA


Rank Date Notes
Captain   CB List
Flight Commander   RAF


Decoration type Notes
recom. for VC


Date of death: 2 Apr 1918
Cause: killed in action


Father: Paterson, A C
Father's Address: 201 Lorne St., Regina, SK, Canada (1916)

Non-military addresses

Address Occupation Earliest date Latest date Source Notes
Regina  student 1912 1916 U of S Calendar


National Archives reference: RG 150 box 7640 - 26
College Building list #: 154
Roll of Honour list #: 161
Roll of Service (1928) #: 50
Long List #: 50

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