James Paterson

Cadet 176805
None – did not serve abroad
Royal Air Force, No 1 Officers’ Technical Training Wing
Enlisted in RAF 13th May 1918 (3 days after his eighteenth birthday) and sent to No. 1 OTTW at St Leonards, near Hastings
10th May 1900 Glasgow
Death3rd June 1918
Died at Hastings, after an operation “necessitated by military service”.
BurialGlasgow Western Necropolis, O. 2482.
Son of John Somerville Paterson and Mary B. Dow Paterson, of 113, West Regent St., Glasgow.
John Paterson(d. 1931) & Mary Dow (d. 1956)
Solicitor of Patrick & Paterson, 113 West Regent Street, Glasgow and at Town Clerk’s Office, Kirkintilloch
None known
Albert Road Academy, Pollokshields Hutchesons’ Grammar School  
School boy
Not found
Not found
Glasgow NecropolisCompartment Primus Lair Not Known
Not on Scottish National War Memorial
Acknowledgements and SourcesMuch of the information on which this profile is based is drawn from various internet sources which are listed below.  The Friends of Glasgow Necropolis also wish to make full acknowledgement and thanks for the permitted use of any information or images generously supplied specifically for exhibition, publication or display in connection with The Roll of Honour and accompanying profiles to Ancestry (www.ancestry.co.uk), Findmypast (www.findmypast.co.uk Commonwealth War Graves Commission – www.cwgc.org Family Search – www.familysearch.org The Long, Long Trail - http://www.1914-1918.net/ Scotlands People – www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk The Scottish War Memorials Project – www.warmemscot.s4.bizhat.com De Ruvigny’s Roll of Honour, volume 4


Compiled by Morag Fyfe, Historical and Genealogical Researcher for The Friends of Glasgow Necropolis.

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