Service Details
Name:
HOPE
Given Name:
STAFFORD MALING
Initials:
S M
Service No:
103828
Trade:
Pilot
Rank:
Lieutenant
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Regiment:
South African Air Force
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Unit:
1 Sqdn.
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Date of Death:
1942-07-27
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Age:
21
Cause of Death:
Killed in action, shot down by Bf109, in Hawker Hurricane Mk I #Z5606. Possibly shot down by Hans-Arnold "Fiffi" Stahlschmidt, who was credited with 59 victories, SW El Alamein
Additional
Information:
Son of Allan Latimer and Ernestine Evelyn Hope, of Richmond, Natal, South Africa.
Commemoration
Country:
Egypt
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Cemetery:
EL ALAMEIN WAR CEMETERY
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Grave Reference:
XIX. D. 1.

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