FISCHER, M.

Rank: 
Private
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Pioneer Corps
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
PAL/10750
Died : 
Tuesday, May 13, 1941
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
19
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Roll of Honour: 
Pte. Fischer was killed during operations in Eritrea.
 
Asmara War Cemetery
The Italian stronghold of Keren was taken by Commonwealth forces at the end of March 1941 and the retreating Italian force pursued to Asmara, which was occupied on 1 April.   Asmara War Cemetery contains the graves of those killed in the latter stages of the East African campaign, or who died subsequently at the garrison stationed at Asmara. (Source: CWGC.)
 

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