Service Details
Name:
McCARTNEY
Given Name:
RAYMOND LESLIE
Initials:
R L
Service No:
206715V
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:
1943-03-20
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Age:
20
Cause of Death:
Killed in action, shot down after air battle on Mareth Line (Tunisia), in Douglas Boston Mk III #HK918
Additional
Information:
Son of John Bedford and Lily Mary McCartney, of Pietermaritzburg, Natal, South Africa. Commemoration stone in Pietermaritzburg (Commercial Road) Cemetery
Commemoration
Country:
Egypt
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Cemetery:
ALAMEIN MEMORIAL
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Grave Reference:
Column 277.

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