Service Details
Name:
BENNETT
Given Name:
GEORGE
Initials:
G
Service No:
8722
Rank:
Lieutenant
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Regiment:
South African Air Force
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Unit:
24 Sqdn.
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Date of Death:
1942-03-23
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Age:
37
Cause of Death:
Killed in action, shot down by fighters near Mechili, in Douglas Boston Mk III #AL733
Additional
Information:
Son of John Pringle and Minnie Bennett, of Adelaide, Cape Province, South Africa; husband of Dorothy Charlotte Fanny Bennett, of Adelaide. Educated at St. Andrew's College, Grahamstown. On Adelaide Town War Memorial, Eastern Cape. On Bedford Town War Memorial, Eastern Cape
Commemoration
Country:
Egypt
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Cemetery:
ALAMEIN MEMORIAL
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Grave Reference:
Column 266.

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