Service Details
Name:
WHITE
Given Name:
DERYCK GEORGE
Initials:
D G
Service No:
205704
Rank:
Second Lieutenant
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Regiment:
South African Air Force
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Unit:
4 Sqdn.
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Date of Death:
1942-07-20
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Age:
23
Cause of Death:
Killed in action, crashed near 22nd Army Brigade (glycol problem), in Curtiss Tomahawk Mk IIA #AK460
Decorations:
Mentioned in Despatches
Citations:
LG Sup 2 June 1943 pg. 2461
Additional
Information:
Son of Edmond George and Jessie Catherine White, of Durban, Natal, South Africa. B.Sc., Mining Engineering.
Commemoration
Country:
Egypt
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Cemetery:
ALAMEIN MEMORIAL
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Grave Reference:
Column 268.

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