Service Details
Name:
SCHOU
Given Name:
ANDREW HENRY
Initials:
A H
Service No:
232232V
Rank:
Trooper
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Regiment:
Natal Mounted Rifles, S.A. Forces
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Date of Death:
1944-06-08
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Date of Birth:
1908-08-23
Age:
35
Cause of Death:
Killed in action, in heavy fighting between Fabrico and Vallerona, Italy. It is thought that he was killed when a Sherman tank was hit by "bazooka" fire during the engagement
Additional
Information:
Son of H. and M. M. Schou, of Maitland. Husband of Josephine Johanna Schou, of Princess Alice Avenue, Brooklyn, Cape Town. Born in Cape Town. A bus conductor by trade. He had 2 children.
Commemoration
Country:
Italy
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Cemetery:
BOLSENA WAR CEMETERY
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Grave Reference:
II, D, 12.

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