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Durban Regiment

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Durban Regiment - (2 members)

The Durban Regiment (DR) was established in 1923 in Durban as the Durban Volunteer Guides. The unit was disbanded after WW2 but reformed in 1959 as an armoured infantry unit. Its official establishment date is given as 1 Jan 1960. It hastily formed and deployed to Cato Manor for Operation Duiker in 1960, provided troops for the Bush war from 1972 to 1982 and the Natal border from 1982 to 1984. From 1985 to 1991 it was involved in COINOPS in various townships.


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15961Posted by

Dudley Wall
on 29 August

RE: Durban Regiment

Durban Regiment...

YearNumber of members on Roll Of Honour
1976
1
1986
3
TOTAL:
4
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