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Name: AUSTIN, Barbara Mary (Serjeant)

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Birth Date: 2 Aug 1920 Queenstown

Death Date: 12 Feb 1944 - SS Khedive Ismail

Last Date: 1944

Profession: Drowned in the sinking of the 'Khedive Ismail' in 1944.

Area: Kitale

Book Reference: Sitrep 2, CWGC, mini-Sitrep XXIII

General Information:

CWGC - East Africa Memorial - Serjeant Barbara Mary Austin, K541. Women's Territorial Service (East Africa), lost in SS Khedive Ismail 12th February 1944  
mini-Sitrep XXIII - She joined the First Aid Nursing Yeomanry (FANY) in Nairobi in 1941 and served in both Signals and Intelligence and was promoted Sergeant in 1943.

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