“Walton” house in Walton Bridge, The Gap, home of the Paten family, early landholders. This photograph taken from Waterworks Rd by Bob Rowe in 1960. This location is where The Gap Village Shopping Centre stands today.
Edward Hunt Paten
Edward Hunt Paten was born on 08-05-1895, the youngest son of Jesse and Eliza Hunt Paten, of Walton, Ashgrove (now known as The Gap), Brisbane.
Enlisted: 13 December 1915, enlisted at Brisbane
Last Rank: Lance Corporal Edward Hunt Paten
Last Unit: 49th Battalion, Australian Imperial Force
Death: Killed in Action, 15 July 1917, (aged 21) Ploegsteert, Belgium, Western Front
Medals: British War Medal, Victory MedalDetails