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South Africa's naval forces, 1922 - 2012
(Faculty of Humanities, University of the Free State, 2012)
This study analyses and evaluates ninety years of naval activity in South Africa. Although the Union Defence Forces of South Africa were established in 1912, the country’s first permanent navy, namely the South African ...
South Africa's land forces, 1912-2012
(Faculty of Humanities, University of the Free State, 2013)
The South African (SA) Army’s history can be traced back to 1912, when South Africa’s first defence force was established. In this article a review is provided of the development and deployment of South Africa’s land ...
Japie Neser en die Afrikaneropstand van 1914-1915: rebel sonder/met 'n rede?
(Faculty of the Humanities, University of the Free State, 2014)
The decision taken by the government of General Louis Botha to actively deploy the Union (of South Africa’s) Defence Forces in support of the Allied cause during the Great (later known as the First World) War of 1914-1918, ...