In Memory Of

BLANCKENBERG, EDUARD

Service Details
Age:
26
Date of Birth:
1918-03-11
Service No:
6287V
Rank:
Trooper
Unit 2:
"C" Sqdn.
Regiment:
Natal Mounted Rifles, S.A. Forces
Date of Death:
1944-06-27
Cause of Death:
Killed in action, in an engagement with enemy MkIV tanks outside of Chiusi
Commemoration
Grave Reference:
II, G, 15.
Cemetery:
BOLSENA WAR CEMETERY
Country:
Italy
Additional Information
Son of Mrs. Anna Tobia Blanckenberg, of "Bloemendal", Malmesbury, Cape Province. Born in Malmesbury. A civil servant (clerk) in the Verulam area, by profession. Commemoration stone in Verulam Cemetery, Kwazulu Natal. ***CWGC needs to amend headstone to read initial "E"