Service Details
Name:
VAN WYK
Given Name:
CASPER JAN HENDRIK
Initials:
C J H
Service No:
8681
Rank:
Private
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Regiment:
Royal Natal Carbineers, S.A. Forces
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Unit:
1st
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Former Regiment:
First City
Date of Death:
1942-04-14
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Date of Birth:
1917-06-27
Age:
24
Cause of Death:
Missing in action, following an armoured attack on the enemy positions in the vicinity of Gazala
Additional
Information:
Son of Stephanes J. and Jacomina A. J. van Wyk, of Jacob Street, Boshoff, Orange Free State. Born in Boshoff. A Farm Bailiff at the Mental Hospital in Grahamstown.
Commemoration
Country:
Egypt
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Cemetery:
ALAMEIN MEMORIAL
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Grave Reference:
Column 119.

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