Service Details
Name:
DE VILLIERS
Given Name:
DAVID JOHANNES
Initials:
D J
Service No:
15508V
Rank:
Sergeant
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Regiment:
Special Service Battalion, S.A. Forces
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Date of Death:
1944-06-10
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Date of Birth:
1917-07-04
Age:
26
Cause of Death:
Killed in action by Anti-Tank fire and shelling in the Viterbo Area. When the Regiment advanced at 09:00 hrs, they encountered the enemy in prepared positions. He was killed during the advance
Additional
Information:
Son of Francois Jan Frederick Mostert and Johanna Maria de Villiers, of "Redelinghuys", 39 Dorp Street, Paarl, Cape Province. Born in Carnarvon, Cape Province. A clerk for the SAR&H. He was unmarried.
Commemoration
Country:
Italy
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Cemetery:
BOLSENA WAR CEMETERY
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Grave Reference:
Coll. grave II, A, 1.

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