We remember John Lekau

We remember John Lekau

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Timeline

Timeline

birth South Africa Source:8853879
service South African Services Private 1256 South African Native Labour Corps 4th Battalion Source:8853879
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:8853879 21st February 1917
burial Hollybrook Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Southampton, Hampshire United Kingdom Panel 8 Source:8853879

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John
Initials J
Last Name Lekau
Source 8853873
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
South African Services 1256 South African Native Labour Corps 4th Battalion Private

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Official Records

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Yvonne27542
South Africa Roll of Honour 1914-1918 Transcription Yvonne27542

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Multimedia

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SS Mendi Yvonne27542
Inscription on panel 8 DR117137
The Mendi Memorial, Avalon Cemetery DR117137

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