Johannes Gouws (13 August 1919 – 29 March 1944), was a fighter pilot from South Africa who was taken prisoner during the Second World War. Notable for his part in the 'Great Escape' from Stalag Luft III in March 1944 when he almost reached Switzerland but was one of the men recaptured and subsequently murdered by the Gestapo.

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  • Johannes Gouws (13 August 1919 – 29 March 1944), was a fighter pilot from South Africa who was taken prisoner during the Second World War. Notable for his part in the 'Great Escape' from Stalag Luft III in March 1944 when he almost reached Switzerland but was one of the men recaptured and subsequently murdered by the Gestapo. (en)
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  • 1919-8-13
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  • 1944-3-29
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  • 103275
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  • 1940-01-01 (xsd:date)
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  • Mentioned in Despatches
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  • 1919-08-13 (xsd:date)
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  • Johannes Stephanus Gouws
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  • 1944-03-29 (xsd:date)
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  • Munich area
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  • Johannes Gouws (13 August 1919 – 29 March 1944), was a fighter pilot from South Africa who was taken prisoner during the Second World War. Notable for his part in the 'Great Escape' from Stalag Luft III in March 1944 when he almost reached Switzerland but was one of the men recaptured and subsequently murdered by the Gestapo. (en)
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  • Johannes Gouws (en)
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  • Johannes Gouws (en)
  • Johannes Stephanus Gouws (en)
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  • Gouws (en)
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