In Memory Of

DEMBITZER, JACK SOLOMON

Service Details
Age:
32
Date of Birth:
-0001-11-30
Service No:
14505V
Rank:
Sergeant
Unit 2:
attd. Duke of Edinburgh's Own Rifles, S.A. Forces
Regiment:
South African Armoured Corps
Date of Death:
1945-07-11
Cause of Death:
Died in Aircraft Accident, Douglas C-47 Dakota #6812, 28 (passengers: 24 crew: 4) crashed shortly after take off into Lake Victoria
Commemoration
Grave Reference:
1. 2.
Cemetery:
NAIROBI WAR CEMETERY
Country:
Kenya
Additional Information
Decorations:
Mentioned in Despatches
Citations:
LG Sup 15 December 1942 pg. 5448
Son of Joseph and Pollie Dembitzer. Commemoration stone in Cape Town (Maitland) Jewish Cemetery ***Jewish