Born on November 11, 1920 he died while on active duty on July 30, 1969 and was the 150,000th person buried at Arlington National Cemetery. He is buried in Section 13.
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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