PATTERSON, Leslie Vincent

Rank: 
Private
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Devonshire Regiment
Service: 
Army
Number: 
5627019
326055
Honours & Awards: 
Died : 
Sunday, March 31, 1946
Died in service
Age: 
26
Private Leslie Patterson received a Mention in Despatches in recognition of gallant and distinguished service in North Africa [1].
  • 29 July 1944 commissioned Second Lieutenant, Devonshire Regiment [2].
  • 27 March 1946 reported dangerously ill died whilst attached to the Lincolnshire Regiment, 4th Bn. He died 4 days later on 31 March 1946 [3][4]
  • Son of Frank Leslie and Estelle Louise Patterson, of Kingston, Jamaica [3].
Sources
[1] London Gazette 36180, page 4226 September 1943.
[2] London Gazette 36731, page 4576.
[3] CWGC.
[4] Casualty Lists / National Archives file references in WO417/10.
 

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