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Lane family

Are there any people in Australia with the surname Lane that have roots in South Africa.

Especially Erasmus roots.

Added by Vera Erasmus on March 20, 2021 at 2:17 — No comments

Trying to find family of Johannes Gottlieb Erasmus (changed name to Peter Lane) born 28 October 1928 South Africa

I am searching for family of Johannes Gottlieb Erasmus born in South Africa on 28 October 1928. And maybe a  naturalization, marriage and death certificate



He joined the South African navy when he was 18.

In 1947 the navy ship he was on left from the Cape South Africa  for Australia (Sydney??). A few months later when the ship returned to South Africa he was not on board

 A was declared awol or possibly dead.



In 1960 he wrote a letter…

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Added by Vera Erasmus on March 17, 2021 at 1:34 — 2 Comments

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