Service Details
Name:
HOFFENBERG
Given Name:
JOSEPH SELIG
Initials:
J S
Service No:
93954
Rank:
Private
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Regiment:
Natal Mounted Rifles, S.A. Forces
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Unit:
1st
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Unit 2:
"B" Coy.
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Date of Death:
1942-07-15
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Date of Birth:
1922-02-03
Age:
20
Cause of Death:
Killed in action, during an attack by "B" Coy on the enemy positions near El Alamein. They were transported 4000 yards forward, attacked and successfully captured 55 prisoners
Additional
Information:
Son of Berel Hoffenberg, of Sarnia Road, Rossburgh, Durban, Natal. Born in Durban. An office clerk by profession. ***Jewish
Commemoration
Country:
Egypt
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Cemetery:
EL ALAMEIN WAR CEMETERY
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Grave Reference:
XXXIII. A. 25.

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