South African Recce squadron boys out on patrol.

A black soldier stands next to a white soldier during the South African Border War. This occurred during the height of Apartheid.

Rhodesian Grey's Scouts Like the Dragoons of Angola, Grey's Scouts were used for tracking, reconnaissance, pursuit, and, most prominently, patrol in the Rhodesian Bush War.[

Grey's Scouts mounted infantryman photographed during the Bush War armed with a Assault Rifle.

Rhodesian Army - Rhodesia - Intaf

A site pertaining to the paramilitary Ministry of Internal Affairs during the Rhodesian bush war. The "unofficial" Rhodesian Intaf site

The insignia on his beret shows he's a Selous Scout. But his squared-away appearance & shoulder-boards suggests he's an officer, many who served in a rear-guard, administrative capacity. Lt./Capt. Simon Benford-Howe likely looked like this. BoetSwart.jpg (523×700)

The badge on his beret shows he's a Selous Scout. But his squared-away appearance & shoulder-boards suggests he's an officer, many who served in a rear-guard, administrative capacity. Simon Benford-Howe likely looked like this.

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