An Oryx helicopter flying over Ovamboland in the now Namibia. The conflict on the border between Namibia and mainly Angola was known in South Africa as the Border War and went on from 1966 till 1988. Troops on the ground also called it the "Buch War" or just the "Border" or "Grens"

An Oryx helicopter flying over Ovamboland in the now Namibia. The conflict on the border between Namibia and mainly Angola was known in South Africa as the Border War and went on from 1966 till 1988. Troops on the ground also called it the "Buch War" or just the "Border" or "Grens"

SADF squad on patrol in 1977 during the Border War. Nice depiction of the Nutria Brown uniform, R1 rifles, and pattern 70 webbing.

SADF squad on patrol in 1977 during the Border War. Nice depiction of the Nutria Brown uniform, R1 rifles, and pattern 70 webbing.

The feared marching boots. Just look at the spit & polished toecaps.

The feared marching boots. Just look at the spit & polished toecaps.

Eenhana on Oom Willie se pad

Eenhana on Oom Willie se pad

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