Service Details
Name:
CHERRINGTON
Given Name:
RICHARD LAYTON
Initials:
R L
Service No:
207034V
Rank:
Lieutenant
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Regiment:
South African Air Force
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Unit:
1 Sqdn.
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Date of Death:
1943-09-02
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Date of Birth:
1922-09-03
Age:
20
Cause of Death:
Killed in action, shot down by Bf109s, crashed in sea NE Cape Vatinco, in Supermarine Spitfire Mk VC #JK671
Additional
Information:
Son of Harold and Ivy Louise (nee Whitlock) Cherrington, of Uitenhage, Cape Province, South Africa. Commemoration stone in Uitenhage (Jubilee Park) Cemetery
Commemoration
Country:
Malta
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Cemetery:
MALTA MEMORIAL
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Grave Reference:
Panel 12, Column 1.

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