Service Details
Name:
MCDONALD
Given Name:
LESLIE JAMES
Initials:
L J
Service No:
P1/41826
Rank:
Lieutenant
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Regiment:
South African Air Force
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Unit:
40 Sqdn.
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Date of Death:
1958-08-23
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Date of Birth:
1931-01-02
Age:
27
Cause of Death:
Killed in aircraft accident, engine failure crashed near Germiston, in AT-6 Harvard #7193. Pilot bailed out but parachute failed to open.
Additional
Information:
Son of Mrs. McDonald, of Hospital Hill, Johannesburg. ref. 85 years of SAAF
Commemoration
Country:
South Africa
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Locality:
Gauteng
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Cemetery:
JOHANNESBURG (BRAAMFONTEIN) CEMETERY
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Grave Reference:
Cremated at Braamfontein. Ashes were inserted in niche in columbarium

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