Service Details
Name:
WICKEE
Given Name:
KARL ERIC
Initials:
K E
Service No:
590535V
Rank:
Private
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Regiment:
Imperial Light Horse/Kimberley Regiment, S.A.Forces
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Date of Death:
1944-10-05
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Date of Birth:
1925-09-07
Age:
19
Cause of Death:
Died of wounds, received on the 4th October 1944, when he was part of the tank protection section moving along a track to Amatella which came under heavy mortar fire. He suffered a compound fracture of his right femur
Additional
Information:
Son of Norman Martin and Eileen Mary Wickee, of 55 Tulbach Mansions, Hospital Hill, Johannesburg. Born in Benoni, Transvaal. A student. He was unmarried.
Commemoration
Country:
Italy
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Cemetery:
CASTIGLIONE SOUTH AFRICAN CEMETERY
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Grave Reference:
I, D, 22.

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