Saturday, October 31, 2015
Rifleman W Pateman, 24th Rifle Brigade & 1/5th RW Kent Regt
Chailey Parish Magazine first mentions Walter Pateman in August 1916 noting, Pateman,
Rif W, C/Co Rifle . In October 1916 it reports that he is serving
with the 24th Rifle Brigade in Brigade,
and in January 1917 that he is with the 1/5th Royal West Kent Regiment. His name appears for the final time in the
parish magazine in December 1917 as: Pateman,
India Rif W, C/Co, 1/5 R W Kent.