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Full Name
Jack Thomas Groufsky
Rank Last Held
Sergeant
Forename(s)
Jack Thomas
Surname
Groufsky
War
World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.
14253
Campaigns
Italy
Last Unit Served
20 Armoured Regiment
Place of Death
Italy
Date of Death
16 December 1943
Age at Death
24
Year of Death
1943
Cemetery Name
Sangro River War Cemetery, Italy
Grave Reference
IX. D. 6.
Biographical Notes
Jack Groufsky was the son of August Bernard Groufsky and of Winifred Groufsky (nee Jack), of Hokitika, Westland.
Description of Image
Portrait from the Weekly News; 23 February 1944, caption spells surname Groupky in error.
Sources Used
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