Who is Keith Coster?
Lieutenant General Keith Robert Coster ID OBE SSAS (19 April 1920 – 5 June 2012) was a South African army officer who rose to command the Rhodesian Army from 1968 to 1972. Coster was born on 19 April 1920 in Eshowe, Natal, Union of South Africa. He was educated at Maritzburg College, in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. After his matriculation at the school in 1936, he enlisted in the Special Service Battalion of the Union Defence Force (UDF) (of South Africa), and was commissioned into the South African Air Force (SAAF) on 6 September 1939. While flying a Mohawk V with 5 Squadron SAAF, he was shot down over North Africa by a Luftwaffe fighter plane, a Bf109, on 11 July 1942 and was a prisoner of war until 4 May 1945. He was sent to Stalag Luft 111 in 1942 where he was reunited with his old friend Roger Bushell (Big X) just before the camp was liberated in 1945 he helped his neighbour in the next bed Paul Bricknel to successfully hide his manuscript of the Great Escape by wrapping it round his forearm and covering it with plaster of paris.
In What Year(When) Keith Coster Died? Date of Death, What Year Did He Die?
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How many years ago did Keith Coster die?
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How many days has Keith Coster been dead?
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How many months has it been since Keith Coster died?
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Where did Keith Coster die? Place of Death
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When was Keith Coster born?
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Where was Keith Coster Born? Place of birth
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How old would Keith Coster be today if were alive?
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Is Keith Coster Dead?
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