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For information about the Veterans Park contact:

Nederland Parks & Recreation Department
2301 Avenue H
Nederland, TX 77627 
Phone: 409-724-0773


For information about the Database contact:

Marion & Ed Hughes
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2712 Nederland Avenue
Nederland, TX 77627 
Phone: 409-722-1255

Database Number   569
Name   Patteson, Harland Ray
Birth Date   23 June 1939
Birth Place   Port Arthur, Jefferson Co., Texas
Death Date    
Death Place    
Cause of Death    
Place of Burial    
Service Branch   Marine Corps


Rank/Grade   Private First Class (E-2)
Date of Enlistment   4 August 1957
Date of Discharge   27 October 1963
Service Occupation    
Decorations, Medals, Badges, etc.   Sharpshooter Award
Locations of Military Service   San Diego, California, Twenty-nine Palms CA, Camp Pendleton CA, Cherry Point NC
Father   Denver Ray Patteson
Mother   Ruth Beatrice Patteson
Civilian Occupation    
Date Added to Database   9 November 2015
Source of Service Information   Veteran
Oral History  



Photo taken in 1957 during Boot Camp at San Diego, CA


Dress Blue Uniform -- Graduation from Boot Camp, 1957, San Diego, CA


Documents   Patteson_Harland_Ray-3