Service Details
Name:
GEDDES
Given Name:
DAVID
Initials:
D
Service No:
102399
Trade:
Obs.
Rank:
Lieutenant
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Regiment:
South African Air Force
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Unit:
24 Sqdn.
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Date of Death:
1942-08-02
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Age:
36
Cause of Death:
Killed in action, overshot on landing and hit Wellington DV644, Abu Suier, destroyed by fire, in Douglas Boston Mk III #AL696
Additional
Information:
Son of David and Margaret Geddes, of Johannesburg, Transvaal, South Africa; husband of Isabella Geddes, of Johannesburg.
Commemoration
Country:
Egypt
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Cemetery:
TEL EL KEBIR WAR MEMORIAL CEMETERY
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Grave Reference:
1. L. 10.

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