Rucana air base. Ops into Angola during Bush War. SAAF friends into or out of here many times.
32 Bn. in Angola.
Casspir hit by RPG which were loaded with C4,grenades and ammo between Cassinga and Jamba
12 Sqn Canberra B(I)12 - 452 flying low level over Angolan bush.
Dr Jonas Savimbi. Leader of UNITA (National Union for the Total Independence of Angola), An Anti-Communist, American and Apartheid South African backed organization during the Angolan civil war.
Africa Bush,Poscolonial Africa,Africa Namibia,Army South,Border War South,Fist Van,Wore Browns,Combat Tracking,Angolan Civil
Anita Potgieter Viljoen. NWK Seineenheid Potchefstroom. Foto: Anita Potgieter Viljoen
Cuban soldiers capture a South African MBT during The Battle of Cuito Cuanavale in March 1988.