In Memory Of

DE VILLIERS, DAVID JOHANNES

Service Details
Age:
26
Date of Birth:
1917-07-04
Service No:
15508V
Rank:
Sergeant
Regiment:
Special Service Battalion, S.A. Forces
Date of Death:
1944-06-10
Cause of Death:
Killed in action by Anti-Tank fire and shelling in the Viterbo Area. When the Regiment advanced at 09:00 hrs, they encountered the enemy in prepared positions. He was killed during the advance
Commemoration
Grave Reference:
Coll. grave II, A, 1.
Cemetery:
BOLSENA WAR CEMETERY
Country:
Italy
Additional Information
Son of Francois Jan Frederick Mostert and Johanna Maria de Villiers, of "Redelinghuys", 39 Dorp Street, Paarl, Cape Province. Born in Carnarvon, Cape Province. A clerk for the SAR&H. He was unmarried.