In Memory Of

COOK, JOHN KITCHENER

Service Details
Age:
26
Date of Birth:
1916-06-03
Service No:
35186
Rank:
Corporal
Unit:
1st
Regiment:
Royal Natal Carbineers, S.A. Forces
Former Regiment:
formerly Pretoria Regiment
Date of Death:
1942-06-21
Cause of Death:
Killed in action, while part of the Regimental column, stationed at El Beida, covering the withdrawal of troops after the fall of Tobruk
Commemoration
Grave Reference:
Column 118.
Cemetery:
ALAMEIN MEMORIAL
Country:
Egypt
Additional Information
Son of Robert and Myra Emily Cook, of Devenish Street, Pretoria, Transvaal. Born in Pretoria. A store assistant by profession. Commemoration stone in Pretoria (Rebecca Street) Cemetery.