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Regiment Springs
 

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Regiment Springs - (4 members)

Regiment Springs seems to have descended from the Regiment Far East Rand which was raised as a Citizen Fore infantry regiment in 1864, probably as a second battalion of Regiment Oos Rand. It took its present name in March of 1972 and relocated to Springs. The regiment saw service on internal security duties in the townships.


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RE: Regiment Springs

Regiment Springs did duty on the border in the 70 to the mid 80's. One of the first regiments that did duty in 76. In the late 80's, the Regiment did duty on our eastern border. Not only townships.

JP Nel
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YearNumber of members on Roll Of Honour
1976
1
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1
 

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Images from 'Grensoorlog' series, produced by Linda de Jager, reproduced with kind permission from MNET
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Images from 'Grensoorlog' series, produced by Linda de Jager, reproduced with kind permission from MNET
Images from 'Grensoorlog' series, produced by Linda de Jager, reproduced with kind permission from MNET
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