Service Details
Name:
EMPEY
Given Name:
ROBERT HARKNESS
Initials:
R H
Service No:
542352V
Trade:
Air Gnr.
Rank:
Warrant Officer Class II
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Regiment:
South African Air Force
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Unit:
12 Sqdn.
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Date of Death:
1944-07-13
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Age:
20
Cause of Death:
Killed in action, lost nose when FB437 blew up crashed West of Montevarchi, in Martin B-26 Marauder Mk II #FB487
Additional
Information:
Son of James Newcombe and Ada Florence (nee Stevens) Empey, of Pietermaritzburg, Natal, South Africa. Attended Glenwood High School, Durban
Commemoration
Country:
Italy
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Cemetery:
AREZZO WAR CEMETERY
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Grave Reference:
Coll. grave IV. A. 14-24.

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