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Cape Town Highlanders

Bydand (Steadfast in Doric, a Scots dialect); Nemo Me Impune Lacessit - No Man Challenges me with Impunity; Mors Mihi Lucrum - Death is our Gain

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Cape Town Highlanders - (11 members)

The Cape Town Highlanders (CTH) was established on April 24, 1885. It saw action during the Langberg campaign of 1897, the Anglo Boer War in 1899-1901, and from 1913 to 1932, it was known as the 6th Infantry. It served through WW 1 and WW 2 and in January 1976 for Operation Savannah. In subsequent years the CTH was mobilised several times for operational and training service; the last was in October 1988.


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Cape Town Highlanders - (11 members)

The Cape Town Highlanders (CTH) was established on April 24, 1885. It saw action during the Langberg campaign of 1897, the Anglo Boer War in 1899-1901, and from 1913 to 1932, it was known as the 6th Infantry. It served through WW 1 and WW 2 and in January 1976 for Operation Savannah. In subsequent years the CTH was mobilised several times for operational and training service; the last was in October 1988.


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Bydand (Steadfast in Doric, a Scots dialect); Nemo Me Impune Lacessit - No Man Challenges me with Impunity; Mors Mihi Lucrum - Death is our Gain

 

 

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YearNumber of members on Roll Of Honour
1977
1
1981
1
TOTAL:
2

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Images from 'Grensoorlog' series, produced by Linda de Jager, reproduced with kind permission from MNET
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Images from 'Grensoorlog' series, produced by Linda de Jager, reproduced with kind permission from MNET
Images from 'Grensoorlog' series, produced by Linda de Jager, reproduced with kind permission from MNET
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