Service Details
Name:
BATZOPHIN
Given Name:
HYMEN CHAIM
Initials:
H C
Service No:
88238
Rank:
Pilot Officer
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Regiment:
Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
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Unit:
24 (S.A.A.F.) Sqdn
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Date of Death:
1941-09-14
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Cause of Death:
Killed in action, 4 crew (1 survived) shot down by fighters blew up in air, in Martin Maryland Mk I/II #1654
Additional
Information:
Son of Louis Mayer and Sarah Batzofin; husband of Christine James Batzofin, of Bitterne, Southampton. Born Johannesburg in 1919. A civil engineer. On Cape Town Pinelands Jewish Memorial. On Jeppe High School for Boys Roll of Honour. ***Jewish
Commemoration
Country:
Egypt
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Cemetery:
ALAMEIN MEMORIAL
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Grave Reference:
Column 241.

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