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One of the last great South African Generals - Constand Viljoen - also known as "stofstrepie"

One of the last great South African Generals - Constand Viljoen - also known as "stofstrepie"

SA War Hero Capt Wynand du Toit. During the raid on the Cabinda oil refinery, Angola, on the 21 May 1985, Capt. Wynand du Toit was taken captive, and two other South African commandoes were killed. The rest of the commando unit evacuated successfully.This resulted in the reconnaisance teams being discovered and coming under heavy fire. During this firefight, Corporal van Breda and Corporal Liebenberg were killed, while Capt. Du Toit was captured.

During the raid on the Cabinda oil refinery…

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Daaglikse inspeksie - Jou bed lyk soos 'n kanoe troep!

Daaglikse inspeksie - Jou bed lyk soos 'n kanoe troep!

Gen Jannie Geldenhuys is a former South African military commander who served as Chief of the South African Defence Force between 1985 and 1990

Gen Jannie Geldenhuys is a former South African military commander who served as Chief of the South African Defence Force between 1985 and 1990

61 Mech Bravo Company 1981 JL Potgieter - 2nd from the right KIA 4.11.81 Gone but not forgotten...

61 Mech Bravo Company 1981 JL Potgieter - from the right KIA Gone but not forgotten.

.Luitenant-Kolonel Jan Breytenbach was die stigter en eerste bevelvoerder van 1-Verkenningsregiment (1-Recce) - voorloper van die huidige Spesiale Magte Brigade van die SANW en die Suid-Afrikaanse gelyke van die Britse SAS (Special Air Service). Hy is ook die stigter van 32-Bataljon, ook bekend as "Buffalo Battalion".    Hy is die broer van die digter Breyten Breytenbach.

Luitenant-Kolonel Jan Breytenbach was die stigter en eerste bevelvoerder van…

Medics looked after them all - and back home the same guys could only change bed pans in the hospitals

Medics looked after them all - and back home the same guys could only change bed pans in the hospitals

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Casualties of war

From the book "South Africa's Border War' by Willem Steenkamp

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