PIENAAR, W. F.
General Service Corps, S.A. Forces
Wednesday, July 14, 1943
Killed in action or died of wounds
Lieutenant Pienaar, seconded to No 3 Commando from the South African Forces, died during operations at Agnone and the bridge at Malati (3 Commando Bridge). He had been taken prisoner during the action, but with a group of others managed to escape thier captors. Lieutenant Pienaar was shot and killed during this escape.
'Storm From The Sea' by Brig. Peter Young.
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