Lieutenant-Colonel John Henry Patterson, DSO (10 November 1867 – 18 June 1947), known as J. H. Patterson, was a British soldier, hunter, author and Christian Zionist, best known for his book The Man-Eaters of Tsavo (1907), which details his experiences while building a railway bridge over the Tsavo river in British East Africa (now Kenya) in 1898–99. The book has inspired three Hollywood films - Bwana Devil (1952), Killers of Kilimanjaro (1959) and The Ghost and the Darkness (1996) in which he was portrayed by Val Kilmer.

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  • John Henry Patterson, DSO (* 10. November 1867 in Forgney, Irland; † 18. Juni 1947 in Bel Air, Kalifornien, USA) war ein britischer Soldat, Ingenieur, Jäger, Autor und ein zionistischer Aktivist. Bekannt wurde er durch sein Buch The Man-Eaters of Tsavo, das detailliert seine Erlebnisse beim Aufbau einer Eisenbahnlinie in Kenia schildert. (de)
  • Lieutenant-Colonel John Henry Patterson, DSO (10 November 1867 – 18 June 1947), known as J. H. Patterson, was a British soldier, hunter, author and Christian Zionist, best known for his book The Man-Eaters of Tsavo (1907), which details his experiences while building a railway bridge over the Tsavo river in British East Africa (now Kenya) in 1898–99. The book has inspired three Hollywood films - Bwana Devil (1952), Killers of Kilimanjaro (1959) and The Ghost and the Darkness (1996) in which he was portrayed by Val Kilmer. In the First World War, Patterson was the commander of the Jewish Legion, "the first Jewish fighting force in nearly two millennia", and has been described as the godfather of the modern Israel Defense Forces. (en)
  • Le Colonel John Henry Patterson (Né le 10 novembre 1867, mort le 18 juin 1947), est un soldat britannique d'origine irlandaise, célèbre pour avoir été Commandant du 38e bataillon des Royal Fusiliers de la légion juive. Il raconte les aventures éprouvantes qu'il vécut en Afrique dans son livre Les Mangeurs d'hommes de Tsavo (1907). (fr)
  • Nel film del 1996 della Paramount Pictures Spiriti nelle tenebre, Patterson è interpretato dall'attore Val Kilmer. (it)
  • O coronel John Henry Patterson, (Forgney, Ballymahon, Condado de Westmeath, Irlanda, 10 de novembro de 1867 - Bel Air, Califórnia, EUA, 18 de junho de 1947), conhecido como John Patterson, foi um soldado, caçador, sionista e autor anglo-irlandês, mais conhecido por seu livro The Man-Eaters of Tsavo (1907), que detalha as suas experiências na construção de uma ferrovia no Quênia. No filme A Sombra e a Escuridão de 1996, foi interpretado pelo ator americano Val Kilmer. (pt)
  • Джон Генри Паттерсон (англ. John Henry Patterson; 10 ноября 1867 — 18 июня 1947) — Британский военный, охотник, писатель. Убийца львов-людоедов из Цаво, командир «Еврейского легиона» во время Первой мировой войны, автор четырёх документальных книг. (ru)
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  • John Henry Patterson, DSO (* 10. November 1867 in Forgney, Irland; † 18. Juni 1947 in Bel Air, Kalifornien, USA) war ein britischer Soldat, Ingenieur, Jäger, Autor und ein zionistischer Aktivist. Bekannt wurde er durch sein Buch The Man-Eaters of Tsavo, das detailliert seine Erlebnisse beim Aufbau einer Eisenbahnlinie in Kenia schildert. (de)
  • Le Colonel John Henry Patterson (Né le 10 novembre 1867, mort le 18 juin 1947), est un soldat britannique d'origine irlandaise, célèbre pour avoir été Commandant du 38e bataillon des Royal Fusiliers de la légion juive. Il raconte les aventures éprouvantes qu'il vécut en Afrique dans son livre Les Mangeurs d'hommes de Tsavo (1907). (fr)
  • Nel film del 1996 della Paramount Pictures Spiriti nelle tenebre, Patterson è interpretato dall'attore Val Kilmer. (it)
  • O coronel John Henry Patterson, (Forgney, Ballymahon, Condado de Westmeath, Irlanda, 10 de novembro de 1867 - Bel Air, Califórnia, EUA, 18 de junho de 1947), conhecido como John Patterson, foi um soldado, caçador, sionista e autor anglo-irlandês, mais conhecido por seu livro The Man-Eaters of Tsavo (1907), que detalha as suas experiências na construção de uma ferrovia no Quênia. No filme A Sombra e a Escuridão de 1996, foi interpretado pelo ator americano Val Kilmer. (pt)
  • Джон Генри Паттерсон (англ. John Henry Patterson; 10 ноября 1867 — 18 июня 1947) — Британский военный, охотник, писатель. Убийца львов-людоедов из Цаво, командир «Еврейского легиона» во время Первой мировой войны, автор четырёх документальных книг. (ru)
  • Lieutenant-Colonel John Henry Patterson, DSO (10 November 1867 – 18 June 1947), known as J. H. Patterson, was a British soldier, hunter, author and Christian Zionist, best known for his book The Man-Eaters of Tsavo (1907), which details his experiences while building a railway bridge over the Tsavo river in British East Africa (now Kenya) in 1898–99. The book has inspired three Hollywood films - Bwana Devil (1952), Killers of Kilimanjaro (1959) and The Ghost and the Darkness (1996) in which he was portrayed by Val Kilmer. (en)
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  • Паттерсон, Джон Генри (военный) (ru)
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