Patrick on his 105th birthday
|Birth:||27 March 1916|
Doncaster, South Yorkshire, England, UK
|Age:||105 years, 174 days|
Geoffrey "Geoff" Walker Patrick (born 27 March 1916) is a British centenarian who is currently the oldest known living man in Wales.
Geoffrey Patrick was born in Doncaster, South Yorkshire, England, UK on 27 March 1916.
He served in the Royal Army Service Corps, spending three and a half years of the was on the front line of the North African Campaign. He worked a dispatch motorcycle rider during the World War II.
After the World War II, Patrick settled in Llay where later he married Jean in late May 1947. They celebrated the 74rd wedding anniversary in late May 2021.
Later, he worked as a skilled joiner, eventually becoming a foreman and then a manager with Holland, Hannen & Cubitts which was taken over by Tarmac Group Ltd in 1976.
He became the oldest known living man in Wales following the death of 106 year-old William Pike on 26 November 2020.
Geoffrey Patrick currently lives with wife Jean at their home in Llay, Wrexham, Wales, UK at the age of 105 years, 174 days.
- VE Day is a time to remember for 104-year-old Llay war veteran Leaderlive, 8 May 2020
- Hundreds wish Wrexham veteran Geoff a happy 105th birthday Leaderlive, 2 April 2021
- War veteran involved in one of World War Two's bloodiest battles is now Wales' oldest man WalesOnline, 30 July 2021