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Ratel Command Vehicle
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSRatel-20 Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV)
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSRatel-ZT3 Anti-Tank Vehicle
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSRatel-20 Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV)
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSBuffel Armoured Personnel Carrier (APC)
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSCasspir Armoured Personnel Carrier
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSEland-90 Armoured Car
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSBTR-60PB APC
BTR-152 Armoured Personnel Carrier
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSEland-90 Armoured Car
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSRatel-90 Fire-Support Vehicle
BTR-152 Armoured Personnel Carrier
BTR-152 Armoured Personnel Carrier
PREMIUM CONTENTWar In Angola Events
War In Angola Events
The fall of the Caetano governmentThe fall of the Caetano government
New regime in AngolaNew regime in Angola
DecolonisationDecolonisation
Political parties in AngolaPolitical parties in Angola
Videos about the History of Angola
Reaction of the black liberation movementsReaction of the black liberation movements
Reaction of the FNLAReaction of the FNLA
Reaction of the MPLAReaction of the MPLA
UNITA – cautious policy of Dr. Jonas SavimbiUNITA – cautious policy of Dr. Jonas Savimbi
Prelude to AlvorPrelude to Alvor
Terms of AlvorTerms of Alvor
Background to internal strifeBackground to internal strife
First ClashesFirst Clashes
PREMIUM CONTENT - The complete documentDiary of a Russian Advisor
Operation Protea - 99 Exclusive PhotosOperation Protea
The position of the FNLAThe position of the FNLA
UNITA’s peaceful policyUNITA’s peaceful policy
MPLA endeavoursMPLA endeavours
July fightingJuly fighting
Expansion of the fightingExpansion of the fighting
River and Cut Line (“Kaplyn”)River and Cut Line (“Kaplyn”)
Revival of SWAPO-activitiesRevival of SWAPO-activities
Angolan liberation movements penetrate to the southAngolan liberation movements penetrate to the south
AK47 History, field strip, disassembly, reassemby. AKMThe AK-47 Assault Rifle
Border ClashesBorder Clashes
Securing the borderSecuring the border
Ruacana-CaluequeRuacana-Calueque
Terrorism threatTerrorism threat
The establishment of 5 Sub-AreaThe establishment of 5 Sub-Area
Reaction to occupationReaction to occupation
Foreign AidForeign Aid
Russian policy on AngolaRussian policy on Angola
Indirect WarfareIndirect Warfare
WeaponsWeapons
CubaCuba
The Soviet Union and CubaThe Soviet Union and Cuba
Cuba and AngolaCuba and Angola
Aid from African countriesAid from African countries
Chinese AidChinese Aid
AmericaAmerica
MercenariesMercenaries
FranceFrance
Britain, Belgium, West-Germany and the NetherlandsBritain, Belgium, West-Germany and the Netherlands
South Africa’s African policy in the sixtiesSouth Africa’s African policy in the sixties
Détente after the Portuguese coup in 1974Détente after the Portuguese coup in 1974
Détente in wider scopeDétente in wider scope
Détente and AngolaDétente and Angola
ReorientationReorientation
First approaches between UNITA and South AfricaFirst approaches between UNITA and South Africa
Slideshow: Operation DaisyPhotos from Operation Daisy, 1981
PREMIUM MEMBERS ONLY!Photos from Operation Daisy, 1981
Supply of weapons to UNITA Supply of weapons to UNITA
The position of Dr. SavimbiThe position of Dr. Savimbi
First approaches of the FNLA to South AfricaFirst approaches of the FNLA to South Africa
Independent actions of Daniel ChipendaIndependent actions of Daniel Chipenda
The Knoetze ReportThe Knoetze Report
Decision regarding weapons supplyDecision regarding weapons supply
Meeting at KlippanMeeting at Klippan
Arms PurchasesArms Purchases
The escalating nature of war aidThe escalating nature of war aid
First support provided to the FNLA via RunduFirst support provided to the FNLA via Rundu
Training of FNLA units plannedTraining of FNLA units planned
Training Base Mpupa Training Base Mpupa
Training Base Serpa Pinto Training Base Serpa Pinto
Liaison with UNITALiaison with UNITA
A South African liaison officer at Serpa PintoA South African liaison officer at Serpa Pinto
Training Base CapoloTraining Base Capolo
The war from July to September 1975The war from July to September 1975
Visitors to this pageOperation Protea: Prelude
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Get this section in the Newsletter Volume 2, Issue 8Operation Protea: Battle Design
Visitors to this pageOperation Protea: Battle Design
Situation assessmentSituation assessment
MPLA StrategyMPLA Strategy
The RSA intervenes in Northern-AngolaThe Republic of South Africa intervenes in Northern-Angola
Get this section in the Newsletter Volume 2, Issue 9Operation Protea: Battle Design Part 2
Visitors to this pageOperation Protea: Battle Design Part 2
Nova Lisboa threatenedNova Lisboa threatened
Holden Roberto misses his chanceHolden Roberto misses his chance
Assembly of the first allied combat groupAssembly of the first allied combat group
Preparations for another onslaught on LuandaPreparations for another onslaught on Luanda
The South African crewThe South African crew
The attack on Luanda, 6 to 7 November 1975The attack on Luanda
The advance to Norton de MatosThe advance to Norton de Matos
The difficult combat terrainThe difficult combat terrain
Get this section in the Newsletter Volume 2, Issue 10Operation Protea: SWAPO/FAPLA forces
Visitors to this pageOperation Protea: SWAPO/FAPLA forces
For Registered Users with credit and PREMIUM MEMBERSThe Dragunov SVD Sniper Rifle
Planning before the battlePlanning before the battle
South African guns north of LuandaSouth African guns north of Luanda
The battle of Norton de MatosThe battle of Norton de Matos
Holden Roberto’s final chanceHolden Roberto’s final chance
The front north of LuandaThe front north of Luanda
The battle of Quifangondo, 10 November 1975The battle of Quifangondo, 10 November 1975
The battle of Norton de MatosThe battle of Norton de Matos
The battle of Quifangondo, 10 November 1975
After the battle of Norton de MatosAfter the battle of Norton de Matos
A new regimeA new regime
The Central Front – 5 to 20 October 1975The Central Front – 5 to 20 October 1975
FAPLA attacks to the northFAPLA attacks to the north
Phase 2 of Operation SavannahPhase 2 of Operation Savannah
Consolidation of Task Force ZuluConsolidation of Task Force Zulu
The South Africans are withdrawn from AmbrizThe South Africans are withdrawn from Ambriz
Political backgroundPolitical background
Around the conference tableAround the conference table
Problems at CaiundoProblems at Caiundo
Pickup at Ambrizette Pickup at Ambrizette
Political cooperation between the FNLA and UNITAPolitical cooperation between the FNLA and UNITA
From Artur de Paiva to Evale — First ClashesFrom Artur de Paiva to Evale — First Clashes
For Registered Users with Credit and PREMIUM MEMBERSThe Simonov SKS Rifle
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSThe hard-hitting R1 Battle Rifle
The capture of Pereira de EçaThe capture of Pereira de Eça
The capture of Pereira de EçaThe capture of Pereira de Eça
Withdrawal plans prior to 11 November 1975Withdrawal plans prior to 11 November 1975
Problems experienced with the conquest of RoçadesProblems experienced with the conquest of Roçades
Revision of strategyRevision of strategy
The capture of João de Almeida, 22 October 1975The capture of João de Almeida, 22 October 1975
Dr. Savimbi requests the RSA to remain in AngolaDr. Savimbi requests the RSA to remain in Angola after 11 November 1975
Jau, Humpata and Kilometre 16Jau, Humpata and Kilometre 16
Aims of the SADF after 11 November 1975Aims of the SADF after 11 November 1975
Ratel Command Vehicle
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSRatel-20 Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV)
The taking of Sá de Bandeira, 23 & 24 October 1975The taking of Sá de Bandeira
The uncertain nature of secrecyThe uncertain nature of secrecy
Enemy deployment around Sá de BandeiraEnemy deployment around Sá de Bandeira
The composition of Task Force 101The composition of Task Force 101
Area division Area division
The capture of Moçamedes, 27-28 October 1975The capture of Moçamedes, 27-28 October 1975
The capture of Moçamedes, 27-28 October 1975The capture of Moçamedes, 27-28 October 1975
Area division
The MPLA’s October-offensive on the Central FrontThe MPLA’s October-offensive on the Central Front
LogisticsLogistics
The composition of Battle Group Foxbat The composition of Battle Group Foxbat
Get this section in the Newsletter Volume 2, Issue 11Operation Protea: The attack on Xangongo, Part 1
Visitors to this pageOperation Protea: The attack on Xangongo, Part 1
Get this section in the Newsletter Volume 2, Issue 12Operation Protea: The attack on Xangongo, Part 2
Visitors to this pageOperation Protea: The attack on Xangongo, Part 2
Get this section in the Newsletter Volume 2, Issue 13Operation Protea: The attack on Ongiva, Part 1
Visitors to this pageOperation Protea: The attack on Ongiva, Part 1
Visitors to this pageOperation Protea: The attack on Ongiva, Part 2
Visitors to this pageOperation Protea: The attack on Ongiva, Part 3
Visitors to this pageOperation Protea: The attack on Ongiva, Part 4
Visitors to this pageOperation Protea: Winding up
Visitors to this pageOperation Daisy: Rationale
Visitors to this pageOperation Daisy: Composition of Force
Visitors to this pageOperation Daisy: The Attack, Part 1
Visitors to this pageOperation Daisy: The Attack, Part 2
Visitors to this pageOperation Daisy: The Operation Continues... Part 1
Visitors to this pageOperation Daisy: The Operation Continues... Part 2
Visitors to this pageOperation Daisy: Winding Up...
Visitors to this pageOperation Daisy: The Aftermath
Foxbat takes LuimbaleFoxbat takes Luimbale
Visitors to this pageOperation Daisy: Logistical Support
Visitors to this pageOPERATION OLYFHOUT, 1982
Visitors to this pageOPERATION MAKALANI, 1980
The war from July to September 1975
Visitors to this pageOPERATION SUPER, 1982
Problems on the Central FrontProblems on the Central Front
Visitors to this pageOPERATION MAKALANI II & III, 1980
Visitors to this pageOPERATION REKSTOK III, 1982
Visitors to this pageOPERATION BUCKSAW, 1977
First Contact LinksWar in Angola: First Contact Historical Account
21 Brigade on the Lomba - LinksFirst Clash - 21 Brigade on the Lomba Historical Account
The First Contact on Google MapsWar in Angola: First Contact Historical Account
Incidents on the Santa Comba routeIncidents on the Santa Comba route
Support ServicesSupport Services
FAPLA driven back on the Benguela route FAPLA driven back on the Benguela route
Medical ServicesMedical Services
Incidents on the Santa Comba route
Visitors to this pageOPERATION CARROT, 1979: Prelude
Visitors to this pageOPERATION CARROT, 1979: Deployment of Forces
Visitors to this pageOPERATION CARROT, 1979: Infiltrations
Visitors to this pageOPERATION CARROT, 1979: The Filengemo infiltration Jan – Jun 1979
Visitors to this pageOPERATION CARROT, 1979: The Rentes contact 24 March 1979
Visitors to this pageOPERATION CARROT, 1979: The Okahandja contact
Visitors to this pageOPERATION CARROT, 1979: George’s killing campaign
Visitors to this pageOPERATION CARROT, 1979: The Bucholtz murder 26 March
Visitors to this pageOPERATION CARROT, 1979: The murder of Barend August Adolf Hannies 4 April
Visitors to this pageOPERATION CARROT, 1979: Filengemo settles in Tsumeb and Kombat
Visitors to this pageOPERATION CARROT, 1979: Overview of the Filengemo infiltration
Visitors to this pageOPERATION CARROT, 1979: The Smit and Friedrich murders
Visitors to this pageOPERATION CARROT, 1979: The June infiltrations
First Clash with 21 Brigade on Google MapsFirst Clash - 21 Brigade on the Lomba Historical Account
AIM AND SCOPEAIM AND SCOPE
AIM OF THE SAAAIM OF THE SAA
THE MOTTO OF THE SAATHE MOTTO OF THE SAA
COMPONENTS OF THE ARTILLERY SYSTEMCOMPONENTS OF THE ARTILLERY SYSTEM
BASIC TERMINOLOGYBASIC TERMINOLOGY
BALLISTIC CONCEPTS RELATING TO THE EMPLOYMENT OF ARTILLERY FIRE BALLISTIC CONCEPTS RELATING TO THE EMPLOYMENT OF ARTILLERY FIRE
FIRE CONTROLFIRE CONTROL
THE ROLE AND FUNCTIONS OF THE SAATHE ROLE AND FUNCTIONS OF THE SAA
EMPLOYMENT OF ARTILLERY WEAPONS AND FIREEMPLOYMENT OF ARTILLERY WEAPONS AND FIRE
PRINCIPLES OF EMPLOYMENT OF ARTILLERYPRINCIPLES OF EMPLOYMENT OF ARTILLERY
FIG 1 : SHARP- AND BLUNT ENDBASIC TERMINOLOGY
FIG 1 : EMPLACEMENT OF ARTILLERYBALLISTIC CONCEPTS RELATING TO THE EMPLOYMENT OF ARTILLERY FIRE
FIG 2 : ACCURACY AND CONSISTENCYBALLISTIC CONCEPTS RELATING TO THE EMPLOYMENT OF ARTILLERY FIRE
SADF ORGANISATION DIAGRAM - LINKED VERSIONSADF Organisation
SA AIR FORCE ORGANISATION DIAGRAM - LINKED VERSIONSA Air Force Organisation
SA ARMY ORGANISATION DIAGRAM - LINKED VERSIONSA Army Organisation
SA NAVY ORGANISATION DIAGRAM - LINKED VERSIONSA Navy Organisation
SA MEDICAL SERVICE ORGANISATION DIAGRAM - LINKED VERSIONSA Medical Service Organisation
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSSA Army Organisation
Only for Registered users with credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSAbout The War In Angola
For Registered Users with Credit and PREMIUM MEMBERSThe Portuguese Colony of Angola
For Registered Users with Credit and PREMIUM MEMBERSColonial Formation
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSThe forming of the MPLA
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSTransvaal Farmers in Angola
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSThe revolution of 1961
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSIdeological background: White
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSForeign assistance
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSMPLA in war
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSSocio-economic policy
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSPortuguese warfare in the Dembos
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSSWAPO (South West Africa People’s Organisation)
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSInfiltration by UNITA and MPLA in Cuando-Cubango
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSWar in Angola: First Contact Historical Account
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSFirst Clash - 21 Brigade on the Lomba Historical Account
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSFirst Clashes - 47 Brigade Historical Account
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSThe Attempt to Tackle 47 Brigade: 16 September 1987
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSOPERATION BUCKSAW, 1977
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSOPERATION MAKALANI, 1980
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSOPERATION MAKALANI II & III, 1980
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSOperation Protea: Prelude
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSOperation Protea: Rationale
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSOperation Protea: Battle Design
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSOperation Protea: Battle Design Part 2
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For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSOperation Protea: SWAPO/FAPLA forces
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSOperation Protea: The attack on Xangongo, Part 1
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSOperation Protea: The attack on Xangongo, Part 2
Download the map aboveOperation Protea: The attack on Xangongo, Part 2
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSOperation Protea: The attack on Ongiva, Part 1
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSSADF Organisation
For PREMIUM MEMBERS only!SA Army Organisation
PhotosRatel-90 Fire-Support Vehicle
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PhotosEland-90 Armoured Car
PhotosBuffel Armoured Personnel Carrier (APC)
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For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSEland-60 Armoured Car
PhotosEland-60 Armoured Car
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSEland-60 Armoured Car
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSBTR-60PB APC
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSBTR-60PB APC
Download the map aboveMAPS: First Contact: 6 September 1987
Download the map aboveMAPS: First Clash: 21 Brigade on the Lomba, 9 & 10 September 1987
Download the map aboveMAPS: First Clashes: 47 Brigade 13 & 14 September 1987
Download the map aboveMAPS: 21 Brigade tries again - 18 September 1987
Download the map aboveMAPS: The attempt to tackle 47 Brigade: 16 September 198
Download the map aboveMAPS: The Destruction of 47 Brigade - 3 October 1987
Download the map aboveMAPS: The FAPLA Withdrawal - October 1987
Download the map aboveMAPS: The Attack on 16 Brigade - 9 November 1987
Download the map aboveMAPS: Objectives A and B - 11 November 1987
Download the map aboveMAPS: The Escape of 21 Brigade - 13-16 November 1987
Download the map aboveMAPS: The Pursuit to the Chambinga: 17 November 1987
Download the map aboveMAPS: The Last Attacks of Moduler: 25-26 November 1987
Download the map aboveMAPS The First Attack on 21 Brigade: 2 January 1988
Download the map aboveMAPS: The Second Attack on 21 Brigade: 13 January 1988
Download the map aboveMAPS: The Attack on 59 Brigade: 14 February 1988
Download the map aboveMAPS: The First Attack on Tumpo: 25 February 1988
Download the map aboveMAPS: The Second Attack on Tumpo: 29 February 1988
Download the map aboveMAPS The Third Attack on Tumpo: 23 March 1988
Download the map aboveMAPS: Angola in 1975
Download the map aboveMAPS: MPLA Incursions by 1974
Download the map aboveMAPS: FNLA Incursions by 1974
Download the map aboveMAPS: UNITA Incursions by 1974
Download the map aboveMAPS: The MPLA's Position in Central-Angola - October 1975
Download the map aboveMAPS: The First Battle of Norton de Matos - 5 October 1975
Download the map aboveMAPS: Task Force Zulu's Advance in Southern-Angola - October 1975
Download the map aboveMAPS: The Capture of Pereira de Eça - 19 October 1975
Download the map aboveMAPS: The Conquest of Roçades - 20 October 1975
Download the map aboveMAPS: The Taking of Sá de Bandeira, 23 & 24 October 1975
Download the map aboveMAPS: The Capture of Moçamedes, 27-28 October 1975
Download the map aboveMAPS: Battle Group Foxbat on the Central Front - 25-29 October 1975
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSPeople's Armed Forces for the liberation of Angola (FAPLA) Organisation
FAPLA ORGANISATION DIAGRAM - LINKED VERSIONPeople's Armed Forces for the liberation of Angola (FAPLA) Organisation
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSExército Popular de Angola (EPA) Organsiation
EPA ORGANISATION DIAGRAM - LINKED VERSIONExército Popular de Angola (EPA) Organsiation
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSPeople's Air and Air Defense Force of Angola (FAPA/DAA) Organisation
FAPA/DAA ORGANISATION DIAGRAM - LINKED VERSIONPeople's Air and Air Defense Force of Angola (FAPA/DAA) Organisation
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERS People's Navy of Angola (MGPA) Organisation
MGPA ORGANISATION DIAGRAM - LINKED VERSION People's Navy of Angola (MGPA) Organisation
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSDirectorate People's Defense and Territorial Troops (ODP & TT) Organisation
ODP & TT ORGANISATION DIAGRAM - LINKED VERSIONDirectorate People's Defense and Territorial Troops (ODP & TT) Organisation
Military Regions of Angola up to 1988Directorate People's Defense and Territorial Troops (ODP & TT) Organisation
For PREMIUM MEMBERS ONLYDirectorate People's Defense and Territorial Troops (ODP & TT) Organisation
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSForeign Auxiliary Forces
ODP & TT ORGANISATION DIAGRAM - LINKED VERSIONForeign Auxiliary Forces
Military Regions of Angola up to 1988Foreign Auxiliary Forces
For PREMIUM MEMBERS ONLYForeign Auxiliary Forces
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSCivilian Security Forces
Downlad the map aboveThe Provinces of Angola
Downlad the map aboveThe Capital Cities of Angola
Downlad the map aboveThe Military Regions of Angola
For Registered Users WITH credit and PREMIUM MEMBERS onlyThe Destruction of 47 Brigade Historical Account
For Registered Users with Credit and PREMIUM MEMBERS onlyThe Attack on 16 Brigade: Historical Account
For Registered Users WITH CREDIT and PREMIUM MEMBERS onlyObjectives A and B: Historical Account
For Registered User WITH credits and PREMIUM MEMBERS onlyThe Chambinga Gallop: Historical Account
For Registered Users WITH credit and PREMIUM MEMBERS onlyThe Pursuit to the Chambinga: Historical Account
For Registered Users WITH credits and PREMIUM MEMBERS onlyLast Attacks of Moduler: Historical Account
For Registered Users WITH credit and PREMIUM MEMBERS onlyOperation Hooper: The Attack on 21 Brigade: Historical Account
The Attack on 21 Brigade: 2 January 1988Operation Hooper: The Attack on 21 Brigade: Historical Account
For Registered Users WITH credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSThe Second Attack on 21 Brigade: Historical Account
For Registered Users WITH credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSThe Attack on 59 Brigade: Historical Account
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSQuick Firing G-1 88 mm Light Gun
Links to more information on this gunQuick Firing G-1 88 mm Light Gun
25-Pound Field Gun(s) FiringQuick Firing G-1 88 mm Light Gun
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSBreech Loading 140mm G-2 Medium Gun
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For Registered User with Credit and PREMIUM MEMBERSBreech Loading 140mm G-2 Medium Gun
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSBL 155mm G-3 Gun (M2 “Long Tom”)
Links to more information on this gunBL 155mm G-3 Gun (M2 “Long Tom”)
For Registered User with Credit and PREMIUM MEMBERSBL 155mm G-3 Gun (M2 “Long Tom”)
BL 155mm G-3 Gun (M2 “Long Tom”) BL 155mm G-3 Gun (M2 “Long Tom”)
The 7.62mm Kalashnikov Range of Assault RiflesThe AK-47 Assault Rifle
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSBTR-152 Armoured Personnel Carrier
For registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERS The hard-hitting R1 Battle Rifle
Welcome PREMIUM MEMBER!Premium Membership
For PREMIUM MEMBERS and Registere Memebers with Credit onlyEjército Revolucionario (ER) Organisation
Complimentary Credits for PREMIUM MEMBERSUser Account Management
For PREMIUM MEMBERS and Registere Members with Credit onlyDefensa Antiaérea y Fuerza Aérea Revolucionaria (DAAFAR) Organisation
Visitors to this pageOPERATION YAHOO, 1982: Enemy Ambush, Part 1
Visitors to this pageOperation Yahoo, 1982: Enemy Ambush, Part 2
Visitors to this pageOperation Yahoo, 1982: Enemy Ambush, Part 3
Visitors to this pageOperation Yahoo, 1982: SWAPO's "Special Unit" (SU)
Visitors to this pageOperation Yahoo, 1982: Sequence of Events
From the SA War Graves Project: http://www.southafricawargraves.org/Roll Of Honour Member Dedications
Visitors to this pageOPERATION CATAMARAN 1, 1985
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Visitors to this pageOPERATION BOOMSLANG, 1982
For Registered Users WITH credits and PREMIUM MEMBERS onlyThe Origin of SWAPO
For Registered Users WITH credits and PREMIUM MEMBERS onlyPeople's Liberation Army of Namibia Organisation
Visitors to this pageOPERATION REINDEER, 1978
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSOPERATION REINDEER, 1978
Visitors to this pageThe Battle of Cassinga, 4 May 1978
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSThe Battle of Cassinga, 4 May 1978
Visitors to this pageSouth African planning
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSSouth African planning
Visitors to this pageComposition of forces
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSComposition of forces
Visitors to this pageThe attack
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSThe attack
Visitors to this pageAftermath
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSAftermath
Visitors to this pageChetequera and Dombondola
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSChetequera and Dombondola
Visitors to this pageOmepepa-Namuidi-Henhombe
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSOmepepa-Namuidi-Henhombe
Visitors to this pageOPERATION TIRO-A-TIRO: Planning and Approach
Visitors to this page OPERATION TIRO-A-TIRO (SAVATE), 1980: Finding Savate
Visitors to this pageOPERATION TIRO-A-TIRO: The Attack
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Download a larger version of the above mapOperation Tiro-A-Tiro (Savate), 1980
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSOperation Sceptic: Situation
Visitors to this pageOperation Sceptic: Situation
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSOperation Sceptic: The SADF Design for Battle
Visitors to this pageOperation Sceptic: The SADF Design for Battle
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSOperation Sceptic: Battle Group 61’s plan to capture Smokeshell
Visitors to this pageOperation Sceptic: Battle Group 61’s plan to capture Smokeshell
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSOperation Sceptic: The operation
Visitors to this pageOperation Sceptic: The operation
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSOperation Sceptic: The attack on Smokeshell, Part 1
Visitors to this pageOperation Sceptic: The attack on Smokeshell, Part 1
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSOperation Sceptic: The attack on Smokeshell, Part 2
Visitors to this pageOperation Sceptic: The attack on Smokeshell, Part 2
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSOperation Sceptic: The attack on Smokeshell, Part 3
Visitors to this pageOperation Sceptic: The attack on Smokeshell, Part 3
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSOperation Sceptic: The attack on Smokeshell, Part 4
Visitors to this pageOperation Sceptic: The attack on Smokeshell, Part 4
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSOPERATION VASTRAP, 1980
Visitors to this pageOPERATION VASTRAP, 1980
Visitors to this pageOperation Sceptic: Starting to wind up the operation
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSOperation Sceptic: Starting to wind up the operation
Visitors to this pageOperation Sceptic: The confrontation at Mongua
For Registered Users with Credits and PREMIUM MEMBERSOperation Sceptic: The confrontation at Mongua
Visitors to this pageOPERATION SCRELA, 1984
Visitors to this pageOperation Meebos: Planning and Preparations
Visitors to this pageOperation Meebos: Locating Smelling Rat
Visitors to this pageOperation Meebos: The airborne attack on Smelling Rat
Visitors to this pageOperation Meebos: Ambushing FAPLA
Visitors to this pageOperation Meebos: Ambushing FAPLA cointinued
Visitors to this pageOperation Meebos: Disaster!
Offensive on the Lobito route resumedOffensive on the Lobito route resumed
ImageOffensive on the Lobito route resumed
Download the map aboveMAPS: The second battle of Norton de Matos, 29 October 1975
Norton de Matos (Balombo) on Google MapsOffensive on the Lobito route resumed
Teixeira da Silva (Bailundo) on Google MapsPreparations for the November-offensive
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Teixeira da Silva (Bailundo) on Google MapsCoordination between Task Force Zulu and Battle Group Foxbat
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The battle at Caluita, 3 November 1975The battle at Caluita
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Monte Belo and Sousa Lara occupiedMonte Belo and Sousa Lara occupied
The battle at Caluita, 3 November 1975Monte Belo and Sousa Lara occupied
The part played by the South African Air ForceThe part played by the South African Air Force
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Battle Group Foxbat as cut-off force for Task Force Zulu Battle Group Foxbat as cut-off force for Task Force Zulu
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Battle Group Alpha leads the advance to QuilenguesBattle Group Alpha leads the advance to Quilengues
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Download the map aboveMilitary Area(s) before 14 November 1975
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The battle at CatengueThe battle at Catengue
Prelude to the battle of the Ebo
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Attempts at encirclement
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Misfortune at Tunga
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Download the map aboveEbo, 23 November 1975
Reaction to the battle of Ebo
Reaction to the battle of EboReaction to the battle of Ebo
The Cela reinforcements
The Cela reinforcementsThe Cela reinforcements
Deception tactics
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An artillery duel
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Intelligence about the enemy
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Planning the repair of Bridge 14
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Clash points
Clash pointsClash points
Protection of the flanks
Protection of the flanksProtection of the flanks
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Downlad the map aboveThe Military Sectors of South-West Africa
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Operation Coolidge, 25-26 August 1987
Operation Coolidge, 25-26 August 1987
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The advance continued
The advance continuedThe advance continued
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