Service Details
Name:
METH
Given Name:
FRANZ CARSTEN DIEDRICH
Initials:
F C D
Service No:
206618
Rank:
Pupil Pilot
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Regiment:
South African Air Force
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Unit:
4 Air School
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Date of Death:
1941-12-23
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Date of Birth:
1922-05-31
Age:
19
Cause of Death:
Died in Aircraft Accident, failed to recover from spin near Pretoria, in De Havilland DH82a Tiger Moth #2149.
Additional
Information:
Son of Charles Meth and Kate Grace Gaskell, of Lusikisiki, Eastern Pondoland. Born Flagstaff, 31 May 1922; ed. Lusikisiki, Pondoland; Cadet Draft 1936-7. After leaving General Botha Franz Carsten Diedrich Meth joined the Bank Line. Ex-Cadet of the South African Training Ship General Botha
Commemoration
Country:
South Africa
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Locality:
Gauteng
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Cemetery:
JOHANNESBURG (BRAAMFONTEIN) CEMETERY
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Grave Reference:
Gen. Sec. Grave 25592.

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