Born in 1904, he died in 1980 and was buried in Section 3 of Arlington National Cemetery, in the same site as his daughter, Tara Leslie Finnegan (1957-1967). Her headstone reads:
Warm Summer Sun Shine Brightly Here
Warm Southern Wind Blow Gently Here
Green Sod Above Lie Light, Lie Light
Goodnight Dear Heart
Michael Robert Patterson was born in Arlington and is the son of a former officer of the US Army. So it was no wonder that sooner or later his interests drew him to American history and especially to American military history. Many of his articles can be found on renowned portals like the New York Times, Washingtonpost or Wikipedia.
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