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Air Sergeant ETIENE SEBASTIAN VAN DER MERWE

Service Number: 279732
Regiment & Unit/Ship

South African Air Force

21 Sqdn.

Date of Death

Died 20 October 1942

Age 19 years old

Buried or commemorated at

EL ALAMEIN WAR CEMETERY

Joint grave XXXIII. B. 24.

Egypt

  • Country of Service South African
  • Additional Info Son of Stephanus S. and Magdalena C. van der Merwe, of Moshi, Edenville, Orange Free State, South Africa.
  • Personal Inscription HE DIED THAT WE MIGHT LIVE. HE WILL ALWAYS BE REMEMBERED BY DAD, MAM AND SISTER
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