Service Details
Name:
HOWE
Given Name:
JOHN
Initials:
J
Service No:
110086V
Rank:
Sergeant
Other Casualties of this Rank
Regiment:
Pretoria Regiment, S.A. Forces
Other Casualties from this Regiment
Former Regiment:
formerly 6th Mounted Regiment
Date of Death:
1944-06-27
Other Casualties on this Date
Date of Birth:
1908-06-10
Age:
36
Cause of Death:
Killed in action, by a anti-personnel mine, while on a recce, near Sarteano, Italy
Decorations:
M M
Citations:
LG Sup 7 December 1944 pg. 5614
Additional
Information:
Son of Heinrich Schwake and Clara Maria Matilda Howe (formally Schwake), of Rosebank, Cape Town. Born Johannesburg. A hotel manager at the Rosebank Hall Residential Hotel in Johannesburg. He was unmarried.
Commemoration
Country:
Italy
Other Casualties commemorated in Italy
Cemetery:
BOLSENA WAR CEMETERY
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Grave Reference:
II. H. 19.

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