In Memory Of

DE GROOT, JOHN

Service Details
Age:
19
Date of Birth:
-0001-11-30
Service No:
336430V
Rank:
Warrant Officer Class I
Unit:
24 Sqdn.
Regiment:
South African Air Force
Date of Death:
1944-02-21
Cause of Death:
Killed in action, crashed in sea, presumed due to icing, in Martin B-26 Marauder Mk II #FB453
Commemoration
Grave Reference:
Column 284.
Cemetery:
ALAMEIN MEMORIAL
Country:
Egypt
Additional Information
Son of Jan Hendrik and Comelia Christian de Groot, of Goodwood, Cape Province, South Africa.