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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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SAS President Kruger and SAS Tafelberg

Simonstown docks 1971. A VIP coming aboard the SAS President Kruger. The ‘PK’ as she was affectionately known was tragically sunk whilst on a training exercise when her heavier supply vessel, the SAS Tafelberg, accidentally collided with her. 16 Brave

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