Fact file: Regiment Bloemspruit
Written by Leon Engelbrecht, Thursday, 17 June 2010
The regiment served in the South African Border War in the 1970s and 1980s.
The former Regiment Louw Wepener (Bethlehem), Regiment De Wet (Kroonstad) and Regiment Dan Pienaar (Bloemfontein) were absorbed into Regiment Bloemspruit on April 1 1997.
Current role: Motorised infantry.
Current base: Bloemfontein
Battle honours: -
Motto: Wakker en trou (Awake and loyal)
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