South African Border War

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The Ratel Infantry Fighting Vehicle - Pierre van Blommestein . Military Camouflage, Military Art, Military History, Army Vehicles, Armored Vehicles, Military Drawings, Army Day, Spaceship Art, Tank Armor

The Ratel Infantry Fighting Vehicle - Pierre van Blommestein

Why a ‘Ratel’? The ‘ratel’ is the honey badger, a member of the family that includes otters, weasels and badgers ... keep reading

SA War Hero Capt Wynand du Toit. During the raid on the Cabinda oil refinery, Angola, on the 21 May 1985, Capt. Wynand du Toit was taken captive, and two other South African commandoes were killed. The rest of the commando unit evacuated successfully.This resulted in the reconnaisance teams being discovered and coming under heavy fire. During this firefight, Corporal van Breda and Corporal Liebenberg were killed, while Capt. Du Toit was captured. Joining The Military, Army Day, Defence Force, My Land, African History, Special Forces, Armed Forces, South Africa, Hero

SA War Hero Capt Wynand du Toit. During the raid on the Cabinda oil refinery, Angola, on the 21 May 1985, Capt. Wynand du Toit was taken captive, and two other South African commandoes were killed. The rest of the commando unit evacuated successfully.This resulted in the reconnaisance teams being discovered and coming under heavy fire. During this firefight, Corporal van Breda and Corporal Liebenberg were killed, while Capt. Du Toit was captured.

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