Angolan border war (bushwar) and Cape Town Highlanders

My husband was in the army from 1973...first 1 SAI then Cape Town Highlanders. served on the Angolan border. (Bush war). completed ten camps (call ups)
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Rooikat 76 mm Recon heavy armoured car

Rooikat Armoured car used for reconnaissance, aggressive search-and-destroy, anti-armour operations, combat patrols, raids and hot pursuit operations

Defence Force, Paratrooper, African History, Cape Town, Special Forces, Military Life, Troops, Bats, South Africa

MANY GOOD PICS OF MAG GUNNERS, BUT THIS IS THE BEST ONE.   THE EYES.....THE SWEATBAND....THE BUSH HAT WITH DAY-GLOW PATCH WORN OUT....THE GRIT AND DUST ON THE SKIN, THE WORN AND WEARY BOOTS ....THAT SMALL PLASTIC BOTTLE (HIS MOM HAS SEND HIM OFF TO SCHOOL WITH IT, COLD MILK OR OROS). THE TORN AND TATTERED BROWNS.

MANY GOOD PICS OF MAG GUNNERS, BUT THIS IS THE BEST ONE. THE EYES.....THE SWEATBAND....THE BUSH HAT WITH DAY-GLOW PATCH WORN OUT....THE GRIT AND DUST ON THE SKIN, THE WORN AND WEARY BOOTS ....THAT SMALL PLASTIC BOTTLE (HIS MOM HAS SEND HIM OFF TO SCHOOL WITH IT, COLD MILK OR OROS). THE TORN AND TATTERED BROWNS.

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