Correctly named S-26648 Pte AJ Paterson Rif Brig
Alexander John Paterson was born in March 1881. We found an address for him as 90 Burley Road, Kentish Town.
He served with the 2nd Bn, 3rd Bn and the 8th Bn Rifle Brigade and it is with the 8th that he was captured 24/3/1918 at St Quentin. He was serving with D Company, XIV platoon, 8th Battalion at the time.
We find him in 1939living at 23 York Rise, Tufnell Park with his wife Rebecca and working as a builders labourer. He died in 1963. He is entitled to a pair.
On a length of modern ribbon.