We remember Benjamin Sikwayi Or Sikwayo

We remember Benjamin Sikwayi Or Sikwayo

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Timeline

birth South Africa Source:9359460
service British Army Private 11157 South African Native Labour Corps Medical Section Source:9359460
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:9359460 21st February 1917
burial Hollybrook Memorial, Southampton CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Hampshire United Kingdom Panel 17 Source:9359460

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Benjamin
Initials B
Last Name Sikwayi Or Sikwayo
Source 9359460
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 11157 South African Native Labour Corps Medical Section Private

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

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Inscription on panel 17 DR117137
Mendi Memorial DR117137
Panel detail DR117137

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