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Transkei School of Infantry*

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The Transkei School of Infantry [Afr: Transkei Infanterieskool] was based at Umtata with a strength of roughly 350 men, excluding those under training. The commander was a colonel. The School was composed of a number of wings. The Tactical Wing conducted all infantry courses up to company commander level, including support weapons training. The Regimental Wing performed regimental and ceremonial duties. There was a Headquarters Wing as well as a Cadet Wing. The latter provided training for officer cadets in the form of a 13 month course. The Recruit Wing conducted basic training which took 9 months. The School of Infantry also had a demonstration company which undertook guard duties and demonstrations, assisting One Transkei Battalion when necessary. The rest of the School comprised a quartermaster section, stores, etc.


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