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Sergeant George Hector Sim


Incident Details. In Tunisia, many hand grenades and mines had been recovered. These were transported by two three ton lorry's, to a safe place for disposal. The bomb load explodedwhilst being unloaded, killing all bar Les Stokes, who had gone to the cab to get a hat.

Personal Details

  • 1895107 Sergeant
  • George Hector Sim
  • 15 Bomb Disposal Company
  • Royal Engineers
Son of James Alexander Sim and Sadie Anne Sim: Husband of Margaret Birkley Sim of Haltwhistle, Northumberland. Died on the 10th June 1943. Aged 28. Buried at Medjez-El-Bab Cemetery. Joint Grave 7. C. 5.


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