Service Details
Name:
LOFFHAGEN
Given Name:
RICHARD FRANCIS
Initials:
R F
Service No:
103226V
Rank:
Lieutenant
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Regiment:
South African Air Force
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Unit:
2 Sqdn.
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Date of Death:
1942-01-07
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Age:
22
Cause of Death:
Killed in action, shot down by Bf109s 10 miles North of Agedabia, in Curtiss Tomahawk Mk IIB. Possibly shot down by GŁnther Steinhausen, who was credited with 40 victories, NE Agedabia
Additional
Information:
Son of the Revd. Richard W. Loffhagen and Caroline H. Loffhagen, of Malmesbury Rectory, Cape Province, South Africa. Educated at St. Andrew's College, Grahamstown
Commemoration
Country:
Egypt
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Cemetery:
ALAMEIN MEMORIAL
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Grave Reference:
Column 267.

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