Service Details
Name:
OATES
Given Name:
LEONARD JOHN
Initials:
L J
Service No:
209155V
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:
1943-11-28
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Age:
20
Cause of Death:
Killed in action, shot down by Fw190 over Sangro area, in Supermarine Spitfire Mk VIII #JF346
Additional
Information:
Son of Hedley Gilbert and Pearl Beatrice Oates, of Lower Houghton, Johannesburg, Transvaal, South Africa.
Commemoration
Country:
Italy
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Cemetery:
MORO RIVER CANADIAN WAR CEMETERY
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Grave Reference:
XIII. A. 13.

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