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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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Boshoed Dag 2017

Boshoed day is tomorrow the 26th August This day in 1966 – 49 years ago, was the recognised start of the South African Border War, which lasted 23 years, 6 months, 3 weeks and 2 days. Please remember the 2,280

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About South African Special Forces

The South African Special Forces is a unit under, SANDF, the South African National Defence Force. The capability was established in 1968 staying in line with the international military trends. Before its formation there was need to plan and set

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South Africa – Conscription

On this day, 4th August 1967 South Africa introduced a conscription for all white males in South Africa to join the Defence Force. My two brothers along with many many male friends / colleagues / cousins / nephews etc etc

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Operation Sceptic (10 June 1980)

In memory of our fallen this and every June 10th; may God bless each of them. we will never forget our lost children of freedom. Operation Sceptic Operational Years 1980 Objective of the Operation 61 Mech had to destroy the

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Dogtags

Set of dogtags in a silver tin, stamped with your name, rank, unit, force no, blood group etc etc (the usual stuff). Each tag can accommodate 5 lines, each line 13 characters. R150 for the dogtags in the tin, Silencers

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