Service Details
Name:
WHELEHAN
Given Name:
TERENCE BERNARD
Initials:
T B
Service No:
P/202953
Trade:
Commanding
Rank:
Major
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Regiment:
South African Air Force
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Unit:
7 Sqdn.
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Date of Death:
1942-09-06
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Age:
21
Cause of Death:
Killed in action, shot down by Bf109, in Hawker Hurricane. Possibly shot down by Gunther Steinhausen, who was credited with 40 victories, SE El Alamein
Additional
Information:
Son of Lt.-Col. Thomas C. R. Whelehan and Bridie M. Whelehan, of Waterkloof, Pretoria, Transvaal, South Africa.
Commemoration
Country:
Egypt
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Cemetery:
EL ALAMEIN WAR CEMETERY
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Grave Reference:
XXIX. F. 13.

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