We remember Wallace Campbell Paterson

We remember Wallace Campbell Paterson

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Timeline

Timeline

1890
sibling James Speirs Anderson Paterson Source:6159853 1890
1893
birth Cathcart, Glasgow United Kingdom Source:6159997 12th October 1893
1895
sibling Edwina Barron Paterson Source:6159853 1895
1901
sibling Weild A Paterson Source:6159853 February 1901
1901
dates Age 7 Source:6159853 31st March 1901
1904
sibling Martha Wallace Paterson Source:6160000 23rd January 1904
1908
location Glenkiln, 15 Belmont Drive, Giffnock, Glasgow United Kingdom parents address Source:6159830 1908 - 1924
1908
location Glenkiln, 15 Belmont Drive, Giffnock, Glasgow United Kingdom their own address Source:6159830 1908 - 17th February 1916
1912
employment Mining Surveyor Source:6160003 18th December 1912
1914
enlistment Glasgow United Kingdom Source:3422560 1914
location 59 Stanmore Road, Cathcart, Glasgow United Kingdom parents address Source:6159853
location Glenkiln, Giffnock, Glasgow United Kingdom parents address Source:6159830
service British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Engineers 173 Tunnelling Company Source:7653653
service British Army Acting Corporal 2nd 76387 Royal Engineers Source:3422560
service British Army Lance Corporal 76387 Royal Engineers Source:3422560
employment Mining Engineer Source:6160000
1916
death Killed in Action Wallace was in a tunneling company, responsible for digging mines underneath enemy lines. Wallace was killed by an enemy mine. Source:7248331 Source:6160008 17th February 1916
burial Noeux-Les-Mines Communal Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais The Military Secretary wrote to Wallace's Father , James S Paterson, on 27 May 1916 confirming Wallace's burial in Noeux-Les-Mines Cemetery in France. France Source:7248331 Source:6160006

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Wallace Campbell
Initials WC
Last Name Paterson
Source 3422560
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
59 Stanmore Road, Cathcart, Glasgow United Kingdom parents address
Glenkiln, 15 Belmont Drive, Giffnock, Glasgow United Kingdom their own address 1908 - 17th February 1916
Glenkiln, 15 Belmont Drive, Giffnock, Glasgow United Kingdom parents address 1908 - 1924
Glenkiln, Giffnock, Glasgow United Kingdom parents address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 76387 Royal Engineers Lance Corporal
British Army 76387 Royal Engineers Acting Corporal 2nd
British Army Royal Engineers 173 Tunnelling Company Second Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
James Speirs Paterson father
Martha Wallace Paterson mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
James Speirs Anderson Paterson brother 1890
Edwina Barron Paterson sister 1895
Weild A Paterson brother February 1901
Martha Wallace Paterson sister 23rd January 1904

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Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Glen107

External Evidence

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1901 Census Alistair25689
List of Mining Certificates Alistair25689

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Death Telegram Alistair25689
Remembered on Giffnock War Memorial Alistair25689
Memorial at Orchard Hill Parish Church, Giffnock Alistair25689
Photo Wallace Campbell Paterson Alistair25689
Photo Wallace Campbell Paterson Alistair25689

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