Service Details
Name:
SPIES
Given Name:
WILFRED RUDOLF
Initials:
W R
Rank:
Air Cadet
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Regiment:
South African Air Force
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Unit:
1 Sqdn.
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Date of Death:
1953-12-15
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Age:
20
Cause of Death:
Killed in aircraft accident, crashed near Wonderboom Airfield, in Supermarine Spitfire Mk IXE #5637
Additional
Information:
Son of Willem Spies and Wilhelmina Carolina Spies (nee Wagenaar). ref. 85 years of SAAF
Commemoration
Country:
South Africa
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Locality:
Gauteng
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Cemetery:
THABA TSHWANE (OLD No.1) MILITARY CEMETERY
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