Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Richard Fuller Patterson

In memory of
Flying Officer
Richard Fuller Patterson
December 7, 1941

Military Service:

Service Number:
Air Force
Royal Canadian Air Force
121 (R.A.F.) Sqdn

Additional Information:

Son of James Thomas Patterson and Mattie Gregory Patterson, of Richmond, Virginia, United States.

Commemorated on Page 41 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information:

Grave Reference:
Row C. Grave 525.
Breedene (BREDENE) CHURCHYARD is located 7 km east of Oostende on the N316 Sluizenstraat, a road leading from the N9 connecting Oostende to Brugge. From Oostende the N9 leads from Sas Slijkens for 3 km to the left hand junction with the N316 Sluizenstraat. 2 km along Sluizenstraat lies the village of Breedene. The churchyard is located on the Dorpstraat which is a continuation of Sluizenstraat in the village itself. This cemetery is not an open site and access is limited by normal cemetery opening hours.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper Clipping – Memorialized on the pages of the Globe and Mail. Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of Richard Patterson – Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Grave Marker

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