Service Details
Name:
UNKNOWN SOLDIER
Given Name:
UNKNOWN SOLDIER
Rank:
Rank Unknown
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Regiment:
South African Infantry
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Unit:
3rd Regt.
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Date of Death:
1916-07-08
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Date of Death 2:
1918-03-31
Cause of Death:
Died on active service
Additional
Information:
Found at Map Reference 57c.M.16.d.05.10 or GPS 50.0696, 2.7871. This is East of the present day village of Le Sars. One can assume he died during the fighting of October 1916. His means of identification were: Khaki, boots, equipment, badge, buttons, and No. 3 numeral. He also had a knife marked "OSMOND", and 1/2 franc and 1 penny
Commemoration
Country:
France
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Locality:
Pas de Calais
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Cemetery:
CANADIAN CEMETERY NO. 2, NEUVILLE-ST. VAAST
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Grave Reference:
XIII. E. 2.

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