Service Details
Name:
DEWING
Given Name:
FREDERICK JAMES
Initials:
F J
Service No:
34826
Rank:
Signaller
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Regiment:
South African Corps of Signals
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Unit:
5th S.A. Bde. Sig. Coy.
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Unit 2:
attd. Imperial Light Horse/Kimberley Regiment, S.A.Forces
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Date of Death:
1942-06-01
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Date of Birth:
1916-05-18
Age:
26
Cause of Death:
Died of wounds, while attached to ILH/KR, positioned at Gazala. He was wounded by enemy shelling in the vicinity of Bn HQ, at around midday
Additional
Information:
Son of Mr. W. H. Dewing, c/o The Standard Bank, North End, Port Elizabeth. Born in Queenstown, Cape Province. A civil servant for the Dept of Justice in Bethlehem. He was unmarried.
Commemoration
Country:
Libya
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Cemetery:
KNIGHTSBRIDGE WAR CEMETERY, ACROMA
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Grave Reference:
5. C. 6.

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