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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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The Boers

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (author of Sherlock Holmes) “Take a community of Dutchmen of the type of those who defended themselves for fifty years against all the power of Spain at a time when Spain was the greatest power in

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1 Special Service Battalion 80th Celebration

PRESS RELEASE: 1 SPECIAL SERVICE BATTALION 80TH CELEBRATIONS 01 MAY 2013 – 05 MAY 2013 1 Special Service Battalion, the oldest regular (permanent) force, combat unit in the SANDF, will celebrate the eightieth anniversary of its existence on 01 May

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SAMVOUSA Launches SA Veterans Organisation in the USA

LOSA ANGELES, CA., APR. 25, 2013 – Official launch of South African Military Veterans Organisation of the USA. Working in close collaboration and with the assistance of  South African Military Veterans Organisation of Australasia (SAMVOA) the associate USA organisation South African Military

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