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John Henry Patterson (1865-1947) was an Anglo-Irish soldier, hunter, and author. After overseeing construction of the Uganda Railroad in Tsavo, he became chief game warden in Kenya. He later served with the British Army in World War I. He is the author of In the Grip of the Nyika, With the Zionists in Gallipoli, and With the Judeans in the Palestine Campaign. — biography from The Man-Eaters of Tsavo… (more)

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