Fact file: Surgeons General
Present and past Surgeons General
SA National Defence Force (1994 – present)
· LTG Vejaynand Indurjith Ramlakan 2005-
· LTG Jurinus Janse van Rensburg 2000-2005
· LTG Davidson Masuku 1997-2000
· LTG Daniel P "Neil" Knobel 1994-1997
SA Defence Force (1957-1994)
· LTG Daniel P "Neil" Knobel 1988-1994
· LTG JN Nieuwoudt 1977-1988
· LTG Colin Cockcroft 1969-1977
· MG Eugene Raymond 1960-1969
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Saab on display at Euronaval 2016
by Saab, 14 October 2016
The company will display its maritime surface and sub-surface capabilities, including mine warfare, at the event next week.
Thales named among top companies for the second year by the Dow Jones
by Thales, 12 October 2016
For the second year running, the group received the second-highest score in the aerospace and defence sector.
Saab signs RBS15 Mk3 teaming agreement with MESKO
by Saab, 7 October 2016
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