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Regiment Springs

Nee Temere Nee Timide - Neither Rashly Nor Timidly

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Regiment Springs - (5 members)

Regiment Springs originally descended from Regiment Oosrand as its 2nd Battalion, better known as Regiment Verre Oosrand, which had been raised in Benoni in January 1964. The regiment was relocated to Springs and took its current name in March 1972. The regiment saw service on the SWA Border in 1975 during Operation Savannah, on the RSA's eastern borders in the late 1980s, and also performed Internal Security duties in the townships. It was disbanded in 1996.


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From 1969

Regiment Verre Oosrand - (5 members)

Regiment Springs originally descended from Regiment Oosrand as its 2nd Battalion, better known as Regiment Verre Oosrand, which had been raised in Benoni in January 1964. The regiment was relocated to Springs and took its current name in March 1972. The regiment saw service on the SWA Border in 1975 during Operation Savannah, on the RSA's eastern borders in the late 1980s, and also performed Internal Security duties in the townships. It was disbanded in 1996.


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Nee Temere Nee Timide - Neither Rashly Nor Timidly

 

 

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YearNumber of members on Roll Of Honour
1976
1
TOTAL:
1
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