Service Details
Name:
DIRKS
Given Name:
HENDRIK JOHANNES
Initials:
H J
Service No:
C/320958V
Rank:
Private
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Regiment:
Cape Corps, S.A. Forces
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Unit 2:
attd. Witwatersrand Rifles/Regiment de la Rey, S.A. Forces
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Date of Death:
1944-07-02
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Date of Birth:
1903-02-27
Age:
41
Cause of Death:
Killed in action, in the vicinity of Sinalunga, Italy, while advancing with "A" Coy.
Additional
Information:
Son of Dirk and Francina Dirks; husband of Christina Dirks, of Mooiplaas, Piquetberg, Cape Province.
Commemoration
Country:
Italy
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Cemetery:
FOIANO DELLA CHIANA WAR CEMETERY
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Grave Reference:
I. O. 6.

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