Walter James Pattison

Rank Private
Service No 510963
Date of Death 03/07/1917
Age 19
Regiment/Service London Regt. (London Scottish) 2nd/14th Bn
Cemetery Alexandria (Hadra) War Memorial Cemetery

Walter James Pattison was the only child of Robert Pattison, a Merchant Taylor, and his wife Edith, born in 1897. He was baptised at St James, Muswell Hill on the 11th July 1897. Walter was one of forty children boarding at a school run by Herbert Henry Beaumont at 33 Dalby Square, Margate, Kent. During and after the war, his parents lived in Redbourne Avenue, Finchley.