We remember Edmund Mpafalane

We remember Edmund Mpafalane

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awards British War Medal - Bronze Other War Service Award Source:3155621
service South African Services Private 9366 South African Native Labour Corps 5th Bn. Source:9359108
1917
death Died as a result of the sinking of HMT Mendi off St Catherine's Point, Isle of Wight. the English Channel United Kingdom Source:9359108 1st February 1917
burial Hollybrook Memorial, Southampton CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Hampshire United Kingdom Panel 12 Source:9359108

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Edmund
Initials E
Last Name Mpafalane
Source 3155621
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
South African Services 9366 South African Native Labour Corps 5th Bn. Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal - Bronze Other War Service Award

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription DR117137
South Africa Roll of Honour 1914-1918 Transcription DR117137

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Inscription on panel 12 DR117137
The Mendi Memorial, Avalon Cemetery DR117137
Panel detail DR117137

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