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Armed Forces Day - News Archive

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  1. SANDF to make a mark in Cape Town in February

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    ... defence force will mark Armed Forces Day with Cape Town’s Bloubergstrand the centre of events. The SANDF provides the military pomp and ceremony associated with the opening of Parliament in the form ...
    Friday, 11 January 2019
  2. Minor damage in SA Navy vessel collision

    Category: Sea/Sea

    ... which was trying to clear its 20 mm cannon during Armed Forces Day in Port Elizabeth. The port deck sustained damage whilst berthed in harbour.  ...
    Monday, 17 December 2018
  3. Exercise Ukuthula to conclude next month

    Category: Land/Land

    ... its learners but due to austerity measures (a lot of the training budget went to the Armed Forces Day capability demonstration in February this year) it is holding one large exercise for everyone. In ...
    Friday, 19 October 2018
  4. Armed Forces Day 2019 will be in Cape Town, not Polokwane

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    The Western Cape and not Limpopo will host 2019’s Armed Forces Day events during the week of 21 February after the venue was changed to the coast. A statement issued by Department of Defence (DoD) ...
    Monday, 08 October 2018
  5. Armed Forces Day 2019 will be in Polokwane

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    Limpopo provincial capital Polokwane will host Armed Forces Day next year – the seventh time the national defence force will show itself and its equipment to South Africans as part of a stated intent to ...
    Monday, 10 September 2018
  6. Ramaphosa to receive Mendi bell

    Category: Sea/Sea

    ... is the worst naval disaster in South African military history and is remembered annually on Armed Forces Day – February 21 – the day Mendi went down. The tragedy is also remembered by dint of South Africa’s ...
    Tuesday, 28 August 2018
  7. Bureaucracy delays Order of Mendi honours for dead sailors

    Category: SA Defence/SA Defence

    ... of Public Works employees working on a sewage valve at what is now Naval Base Durban ahead of Armed Forces Day last year. Soon after the tragedy the SA Navy indicated the sailors would be honoured ...
    Thursday, 05 July 2018
  8. First and only female chemical engineer in the SA Navy

    Category: Sea/Sea

    ... including Armed Forces Day, medal and women commemoration parades. She says that she is fascinated by the level of discipline and commitment members put into parades and the pride shown when marching ...
    Monday, 07 May 2018
  9. Simon’s Town dockyard remains an Armscor asset – Mapisa-Nqakula

    Category: Industry/Industry

    ... This was obviously in relation to President Cyril Ramaphosa’s Armed Forces Day speech. The man who became Commander-in-Chief of the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) when he was sworn in as President ...
    Monday, 16 April 2018
  10. Silver Falcons gearing up for 2018 season

    Category: Aerospace/Aerospace

    ... of 2018 – they performed for Armed Forces Day in February and a solo Falcon flew display at the Rand Show last weekend. Apart from the pilots, the other members of the Silver Falcons are Ground Liaison ...
    Friday, 06 April 2018

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