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Veterans Day 2016

Thank you for your service to all USA Veterans and our South African Veterans. The young South African men who were conscripted straight out of high school and fought in the Border War. TO ALL VETERANS: THANK YOU FOR YOUR

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Happy Labor Day!

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Veterans Day

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Remembrance ……

In grateful recognition and memory of our countrymen, the Immortal Dead of South Africa, who, at the call of Duty, made the supreme Sacrifice on the battlefields of Africa, Asia and Europe, in the air and on the sea. Their

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We Will Remember Them ……

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Peace Treaty of Vereeniging – 31 May 1902

The Aftermath of the war The Second Anglo-Boer War resulted in heavy loss of life for both the Boers and the British. The Boers had lost the war and peace negotiations begun in March 1902. On 11 April 1902 preliminary

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Annual Commemoration Service and Wreath Laying Ceremony at the SA Defence Force Wall of Remembrance

[youtube id=9KytU8_Wt3A mode=normal] Annual commemoration service and wreath laying ceremony at the SA Defence Force Wall of Remembrance. Emphasis was placed the price that the families paid when the South African soldiers served during the war in SWA/Namibia/Angola. A plaque

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The 2nd Anglo Boer War – President Paul Kruger

The 2nd Anglo Boer War – President Paul Kruger’s famous stoep in front of his house in Pretoria – here he was often seen reminiscing or receiving guests and greeting passers by. Ironically the two Lions where gifts from one

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Rorke’s Drift

Remembering today – the defence of the mission station of Rorke’s Drift, under the command of Lieutenant John Chard of the Royal Engineers, immediately following the British Army’s defeat at the Battle of Isandlwana on 22 January 1879, and continued

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