Service Details
Name:
BROWN
Given Name:
DAVID DESMOND
Initials:
D D
Service No:
4275
Rank:
Air Sub-Lieutenant
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Regiment:
Rhodesian Air Force
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Unit:
2 Sqdn.
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Date of Death:
1972-08-04
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Date of Birth:
1951-03-15
Age:
21
Cause of Death:
Died in Military Aircraft Accident, in Vampire T55 #R4222 at Thornhill. While on a training sortie, the aircraft suffered engine failure and crashed short of the runway while attempting to land.
Additional
Information:
On Plumtree School Roll of Honour. ref. "Pride of Eagles" - History of the Rhodesian Air Force 1920 - 1980 by B. Salt
Commemoration
Country:
Zimbabwe
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Locality:
Harare (Salisbury)
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Cemetery:
HARARE (WARREN HILLS) CEMETERY
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