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South African Special Forces

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The South African Special Forces [Afr: Suid-Afrikaanse Spesiale Magte (Spes Magte)] were transformed into an independent arm of service on 1 January 1981, following an in-depth research project during 1979 and 1980. It was placed under the direct command of Chief of the Defence Force. While all the Reconnaissance Regiments formed part of this independent arm, the Reconnaissance Supply Depot remained under the SA Army Logistics Command. On 16 September 1991, Special Forces lost their independence when they came under the direct command of the Chief of the Army, as Directorate Reconnaissance Regiments.


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South African Special Forces - (0 members)

The South African Special Forces [Afr: Suid-Afrikaanse Spesiale Magte (Spes Magte)] were transformed into an independent arm of service on 1 January 1981, following an in-depth research project during 1979 and 1980. It was placed under the direct command of Chief of the Defence Force. While all the Reconnaissance Regiments formed part of this independent arm, the Reconnaissance Supply Depot remained under the SA Army Logistics Command. On 16 September 1991, Special Forces lost their independence when they came under the direct command of the Chief of the Army, as Directorate Reconnaissance Regiments.


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