Service Details
Name:
WOOD
Given Name:
WILLIAM LEWIS
Initials:
W L
Service No:
103252
Rank:
Lieutenant
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Regiment:
South African Air Force
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Unit:
21 Sqdn.
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Date of Death:
1941-12-11
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Age:
25
Cause of Death:
Killed in action, 4 crew, plane damaged by return fire from Ju52 and crash-landed at Gazala, in Martin Maryland Mk I/II #1659.
Additional
Information:
Son of Harry and Gladys F. Wood, of Pietermaritzburg, Natal, South Africa. Commemorated on GLENCOE, MOTHS war memorial
Commemoration
Country:
Egypt
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Cemetery:
ALAMEIN MEMORIAL
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Grave Reference:
Column 246.

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