Service Details
Name:
BOSHOFF
Given Name:
WILLEM HENDRIK JOHANNES
Initials:
W H J
Service No:
228991V
Rank:
Sapper
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Regiment:
South African Engineer Corps
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Unit:
12 Field Sqn.
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Date of Death:
1944-06-22
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Date of Birth:
1896-09-08
Age:
47
Cause of Death:
Killed in action, by enemy shelling while offloading a train at Cetona, Italy
Additional
Information:
Son of Johannes Adolf and Martha Rebecca Naude Boshoff. Husband of Alida Maria Boshoff, of 3rd Avenue, Wonderboom South, Pretoria. They had 4 children. Born in the Bethal District, Transvaal. A farmer by profession
Commemoration
Country:
Italy
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Cemetery:
BOLSENA WAR CEMETERY
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Grave Reference:
II, E, 21.

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