Born 30 November 1916
Pvt Patton was initially buried at the 4th Marine Division Cemetery, Saipan, Marianas. Buried at Honolulu Memorial in Honolulu, HI, N, 862.
Enlisted on July 17, 1943, in Fort Oglethorpe, GA. Entered the service August 7, 1943. Died age 27.
106th Infantry Regiment, 27th Infantry Division
Wife: Mrs. Lizzie Mae Hopson Patton
Son: James Edward
Parents: Purris Patton and Sallie B. Patton
Siblings: Charles M. Patton, Franklin A. Patton, Clara J. Patton, Alfred L. Patton, John Edward Patton, Mary Alice Patton, and Sara E. Patton