Service Details
Name:
CLASSEN
Given Name:
BENJAMIN DANIEL
Initials:
B D
Service No:
76930V
Rank:
Lieutenant
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Regiment:
South African Air Force
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Unit:
24 Sqdn.
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Date of Death:
1944-03-04
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Age:
25
Cause of Death:
Killed in action, hit by flak at Suda and ditched, in Martin B-26 Marauder Mk II #FB480
Additional
Information:
Son of Jacobus Johannes and Gertruida Magrietha Classen; husband of Johanna M. L. Classen, of Bloemfontein, Orange Free State, South Africa. Commemoration stone in Queenstown Cemetery
Commemoration
Country:
Egypt
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Cemetery:
ALAMEIN MEMORIAL
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Grave Reference:
Column 281.

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