Life in Apartheid-Era South Africa - Mark Byrnes - The Atlantic Cities

Life in Apartheid-Era South Africa

Just Nuisance was the only dog ever to be officially enlisted in the Royal Navy. He was a Great Dane who between 1939 and 1944 served at HMS Afrikander, a Royal Navy shore establishment in Simon's Town, South Africa. He died in 1944 at the age of seven years and was buried with full military honors.

The amazing story of Able Seaman Just Nuisance, R. - well worth a read if you're planning to visit Simon's Town (Cape Town)

Able Seaman Just Nuisance.  wearing a cap and jacket - going on parade with his friends “Just Nuisance was the only dog ever to be officially enlisted in the Royal Navy. He was a Great Dane who from 1939-44 served at HMS Afrikander, a Royal Navy shore establishment in Simon’s Town, South Africa. He died in 1944 and was buried with full military honours.”.

Able Seaman Just Nuisance. wearing a cap and jacket - going on parade with his…

Kalk Bay main rd. Cape Town.  Circa ?

Historic Cape Town Photographs Now Available at Orms Photo Art - Orms Connect

Flower Sellers in Adderley Street

Flower Sellers in Adderley Street Rights to this picture are owned by the Western Cape Provincial Archives.

All sizes | Old style merry-go-round - Cape Town - circa 40's or 50's | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Old style merry-go-round - Cape Town - circa or

Construction of the cantilevered rock canopy over the road, on Chapman's Peak Drive, 2003 | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Construction of the cantilevered rock canopy over the road, on Chapman's Peak Drive, 2003 | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

The famous public phone booth or "tickey box" as we used to call it. This one situated near Maynardville in Wynberg.

The famous public phone booth or "tickey box" as we used to call it. This one situated near Maynardville in Wynberg.

The commencement of Chapman's Peak Drive 1922

The commencement of Chapman's Peak Drive 1922

Main Street of Fish Hoek, Cape Town

Main Street of Fish Hoek, Cape Town

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