Border War

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SADF 61 Mech Ratel 90 in convoy during the Border War circa Once Were Warriors, South African Air Force, World Conflicts, Army Day, Defence Force, Army Vehicles, Tactical Survival, Military History, Soldiers

SADF 61 Mech Ratel 90 in convoy during the Border War circa 1980's

High quality images of the military (from all countries).

  Indian Army Special Forces, Airborne Ranger, Parachute Regiment, Defence Force, Paratrooper, Military Service, Military History, Armed Forces, South Africa
Indian Army Special ForcesDefence ForceMilitary History

Rare photo of a being destroyed by a SADF Ratel It took 3 shot to accomplish Military Couples, Military Love, Once Were Warriors, South African Air Force, Army Day, Defence Force, Battle Tank, Special Forces, Rare Photos
Once Were WarriorsArmy DayDefence ForceBattle Tank

Rare photo of a T-55 being destroyed by a SADF Ratel 90mm. It took 3 shot to accomplish [960x671]

High quality images of the military (from all countries).

  South African Air Force, Defence Force, Army Vehicles, Korean War, War Machine, Evolution, Weapons, Fighter Jets, Navy
Defence ForceArmy VehiclesKorean WarWar MachineFighter Jets

SAAF Denel "Seeker" drone, used in Angola from 1987

  South African Air Force, Defence Force, Armored Fighting Vehicle, Armored Vehicles, Military Vehicles, Soldiers, Art Reference, Tanks, Battle
Defence ForceArmored Fighting VehicleArmored VehiclesTanksBattle

SADF "Bulldog" MRAP, 1980's

Logistical convoy to Cuito Ops Hooper Once Were Warriors, Army Day, Defence Force, Korean War, Vietnam War, Military History, Armed Forces, Troops, South Africa

Ratel passing logistics convoy

The base was close to the Angolan border and often received mortar barrages Military Photos, Military History, Once Were Warriors, Airborne Ranger, South African Air Force, Defence Force, Paratrooper, Military Service, Aviation Art
Military PhotosMilitary HistoryOnce Were WarriorsDefence Force

C 160 Z, Puma and Alouette gunships at Eenhana

Mine is definitely bigger than yours - Captured near Oshakati in 1977 - made the choppers fly tree top height - pilots loved it Army Pics, Army Day, Defence Force, War Machine, Cold War, Military History, Armed Forces, Warfare, South Africa
Army DayDefence ForceWar MachineCold WarMilitary History

  Fn Mag, Defence Force, Boarders, Modern Warfare, Cold War, Troops, Lions, Art Reference, Cry
Fn MagDefence ForceCold WarTroopsCry

SADF troop with his FN MAG during the Border War, 1980's

This photo was taken about the fourth day after SADF had attacked Onjiva in… Army Day, Troops, Soldiers, Defence Force, Military Weapons, Photo Essay, African History, War Machine, Military History
Army DayTroopsDefence ForceWar MachineMilitary History

Captured Ural truck at Cassinga

Private Photos of Soviet Officers Fighting a War in Angola - English Russia Interesting News, Cold War, English Language, The Twenties, South Africa, Russia, Traveling, African, Military

Private Photos of Soviet Officers Fighting a War in Angola - English Russia

Interesting news from Russia in English language.

  Military Special Forces, Defence Force, Congo, Soldiers, Art Reference, South Africa, Forget, Army, African
Defence ForceCongoArmy

SADF Recce's during the South African Border War, 1980's

  Army Day, Brothers In Arms, Defence Force, My Land, Military Vehicles, South Africa, African, War, Soldiers
Army DayDefence ForceMy LandWar

Rest in Peace Peter "Monster" Wilkins South African Air Force, Defence Force, Military Life, Rest In Peace, Military Aircraft, United States, America, History, Helicopters
Defence ForceMilitary LifeRest In PeaceMilitary AircraftUnited States

Rest in Peace Peter "Monster" Wilkens