Army days

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Paras lose their parachutes, Parachute Regiment recruits will not undergo intensive training. Experienced soldiers will not do annual jumps to stay battle ready

Army chiefs' fury as Paras lose their parachutes: New cutbacks mean recruits will no longer be trained to jump

Cost cutting means that after than 70 years of dropping into the toughest war zones the Parachute Regiment, pictured, will no longer be trained to use their chutes.

Dakota DC3 Military Life, Military Art, Military History, Air America, South African Air Force, Army Day, Military Insignia, Defence Force, Paratrooper

Dakota DC3

  Military Training, Military Service, African Image, South Afrika, Parachute Regiment, Army Day, Defence Force, Paratrooper, Boat Design
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Flossie grens toe... Army Day, Us Army, Once Were Warriors, South African Air Force, Brothers In Arms, Defence Force, Military Aircraft, Troops, Aviation
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SADF.info

  Military Training, Military Service, Airborne Ranger, Parachute Regiment, Army Day, Military Insignia, Defence Force, Paratrooper, Air Show
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If you're South African, white, and in your or older, chances are you were there. West Africa, South Africa, Army Day, Boarders, Armed Forces, African, War, History, Artwork
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SA Border War pics - South West Africa/Angola

If you're South African, white, and in your 40's or older, chances are you were there... history has erased it but it happened. Min dae.(Music by One Dove)