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Members of the South African Armoured Corps on the Roll Of Honour
YearForce NumberRankNameDate Of DeathUnit
1964P25771TprVisagie I.S.1964/05/161 Special Service Battalion
1964P47351 Sgt Agenbag J.H.A. 1964/05/161 Special Service Battalion
196865784381N CO Botha A.J. 1968/06/19Regiment Molopo
196866395054NTprDyer B.W.1968/11/211 Special Service Battalion; Sector 70 Headquarters
196965411548NTprPieterse H.E.1969/05/2284 Technical Stores Depot
197167450072NTprVisser J.G.J.1971/02/011 Special Service Battalion
197166520073PESgtEngelbrecht P.J.1971/12/311 Special Service Battalion; Sector 70 Headquarters
197267319277WTprCaddy H.T.1972/03/081 Special Service Battalion
197369354843NCOOosthuysen C.F.1973/02/271 Special Service Battalion
197371417653N Tpr Boshoff D.P. 1973/10/051 Special Service Battalion
197370508080N Tpr Van Heerden J.A.S. 1973/11/03School of Armour
197470418850N Tpr Kotze J.A. 1974/07/041 Special Service Battalion
197405564265ESSgtBurger W.J.1974/10/012 South African Infantry Battalion Group; Sector 70 Headquarters; 2 Special Service Battal
1975 TprAnderson L.A.1975/01/011 Special Service Battalion
1975. Tpr Lombard A.A. 1975/01/01 
197570387378NTprEybers P.G.1975/05/122 Special Service Battalion
197565415408BT Tpr Bessinger L.W. 1975/08/20Prince Alfred's Guard
197571236384NTprLe Roux D.B.1975/10/121 Special Service Battalion
197572324213N Cpl Beechey N.R. 1975/10/291 Special Service Battalion
197571259428BCTprLombard N.1975/11/231 Special Service Battalion
197505483722PECaptSchoeman G.F.1975/11/232 Special Service Battalion
197571475925BCCplTaljaard J.J.1975/11/232 Special Service Battalion
197572449325BC L/Cpl Vollgraaf G. 1975/11/232 Special Service Battalion
197571463350BATprObbes G.M.F.1975/11/242 South African Infantry Battalion Group; 2 Special Service Battalion
197572477714BATprAnderson D.1975/12/171 Special Service Battalion
197501196807PE Maj Matthee H. 1975/12/30School of Armour
197672285414BATprBodill T.D.1976/01/162 Special Service Battalion; Umvoti Mounted Rifles
197672436728BC2 LtMuller A.1976/01/18School of Armour; 2 Special Service Battalion
197666355579BTTprCronje W.J.1976/02/05Regiment Oranjerivier
197668278852BTTprSmith R.E.1976/03/25Natal Mounted Rifles
197671277651BTSgtBlaauw L.1976/04/20Regiment President Steyn
197670430277BTTprNaude D.A.1976/04/20Regiment President Steyn
197672473226BCCplGibbon R.S.1976/06/191 Special Service Battalion
197674313511BCCODickens C.R.1976/10/07School of Armour
197766291022BT Lt Van Zyl A.M. 1977/06/07Regiment Oranjerivier
197773482630BCCplBasson J.J.1977/08/301 Special Service Battalion
197773266223BA Cpl Dossena P.O. 1977/09/13Natal Mounted Rifles
197775528117BG Tpr Van Niekerk R. 1977/11/291 Special Service Battalion
197870371711BTLtCastle P.J.1978/02/211 Special Service Battalion; Regiment Windhoek
197874411950BGCplBridgeman T.M.1978/05/0461 Mechanised Battalion Group; 2 South African Infantry Battalion Group; 2 Special Service
197874560475BG Cpl Truebody H.C. 1978/05/042 Special Service Battalion; 61 Mechanised Battalion Group
197873310047BCTprBenade P.1978/05/1184 Technical Stores Depot
197876253871BGTprBiggs K.J.1978/08/231 Special Service Battalion; Sector 70 Headquarters
197876418193BGTprDe Lange H.W.1978/08/231 Special Service Battalion; Sector 70 Headquarters
197873246241BGTprElworthy D.M.1978/08/232 Special Service Battalion; Sector 70 Headquarters
197875233551BGTprErasmus G.P.1978/08/231 Special Service Battalion; Sector 70 Headquarters
197874523580BGTprLesch L.J.1978/08/231 Special Service Battalion; Sector 70 Headquarters
197874429036BGTprSchutte J.J.R.1978/08/231 Special Service Battalion; Sector 70 Headquarters
197875560086BGTprSmit G.J.1978/08/231 Special Service Battalion; Sector 70 Headquarters
197875477661BGTprSmuts W.S.1978/08/231 Special Service Battalion; Sector 70 Headquarters
197875411140BGTprVan der Merwe A.D.1978/08/231 Special Service Battalion; Sector 70 Headquarters
197874324062PFSgtDe Man A.P.1978/12/242 South African Infantry Battalion Group; 2 Special Service Battalion
197974496027BGTprRaaff G.E.1979/01/201 Special Service Battalion
197975234328BGRfnDe Beer W.J.1979/04/123 South African Infantry Battalion; attached to 2 Special Service Battalion
197973288854PECplMuller D.M.1979/07/262 Special Service Battalion
197975244400BG Tpr Buys P.S. 1979/11/091 Special Service Battalion
198077493260BGTprOosthuizen L.1980/03/281 Special Service Battalion
198076504810BGL/CplVan der Merwe N.J.1980/07/181 Special Service Battalion
198178240264BGTprNel E.M.1981/01/244 Vehicle Reserve Park
198178420015BGL/CplBotha J.P.1981/05/082 South African Infantry Battalion Group; 2 Special Service Battalion
198175556993BGTprHanekom J.W.1981/05/082 South African Infantry Battalion Group; 2 Special Service Battalion
198178201084BG2 LtDe Villiers D.C.1981/09/041 Special Service Battalion
198177225092BGTprHarty M.R.1981/09/041 Special Service Battalion
198178483856BGTprRaubenheimer W.F.1981/09/041 Special Service Battalion
198179314357BGTprSchoeman J.M.1981/09/041 Special Service Battalion
198178422318BG Tpr Steyn D.A. 1981/09/172 Special Service Battalion
198177229425BG Cpl Oberholzer W. 1981/10/232 Special Service Battalion
198179271011BG Tpr Botha M.C. 1981/11/211 Special Service Battalion
198278471182BGTprFourie H.1982/01/201 Special Service Battalion
198279241576BGL/CplKruger O.P.1982/01/201 Special Service Battalion; 61 Mechanised Battalion Group
198279308268BGL/CplKruger P.1982/01/201 Special Service Battalion; 61 Mechanised Battalion Group
198278318326BGCplClerk D.C.1982/10/211 Special Service Battalion
198381031940BG Tpr De Lange J.H. 1983/06/202 Special Service Battalion
198382475815BGRfnNiemand N.W.1983/12/281 Special Service Battalion; attached to 61 Mechanised Battalion Group
198482831108SCC [?]TprEngels J.F.1984/04/09202 Battalion
198482807611SCNTprVan Neel A.1984/06/17202 Battalion
198481327694BGTprJansen van Vuuren F.H.1984/09/272 Special Service Battalion
198480403264BGTprRandall J.A.S.T.1984/09/272 Special Service Battalion
198478444866PECplDu Plessis P.J.1984/09/281 Special Service Battalion
198482845900SCKTprUnkongo I.1984/10/03202 Battalion
198480400898BG 2 Lt Brink G. 1984/11/211 Special Service Battalion
198482830555SCCTprBasson W.A.1984/11/21202 Battalion
198482845629SCB Tpr Diergaardt H. 1984/11/21202 Battalion
198482845123SCBTprMcNab C.1984/11/21202 Battalion
198482831108SCCTprFred J.1984/12/05202 Battalion
198582498114BGTprHelm H.C.1985/02/062 Special Service Battalion
198583821769SCCavBasson J.L.1985/06/07701 Battalion
198584830363SCHTprHipangua L.1985/12/19202 Battalion
198583812678SCCTprThomas B.J.1985/12/19202 Battalion
198682581489BGTprPretorius J.1986/05/281 Special Service Battalion
198679328761BGTprPienaar W.J.1986/07/17School of Armour
1986.L/CplErasmus A.H.1986/08/161 Special Service Battalion
198684808807SCDTprJames P.1986/12/23202 Battalion
198682380890BG Tpr Matthews P.M. 1986/12/311 Special Service Battalion, attached to 32 Battalion
198783342097BGTprLabuschagne J.1987/02/0761 Mechanised Battalion Group
198783492959BGCplViljoen M.1987/02/092 Special Service Battalion
198784248277BGTprCloete J.J.1987/07/03Sector 10 Armoured Car Squadron; 1 Special Service Battalion
198783382218BGTprVan Heerden van Z.J.1987/07/03Sector 10 Armoured Car Squadron; 1 Special Service Battalion
198783244178BGTprKuyler M.J.1987/09/1332 Battalion
198783472712BGTprDe Jager F.1987/10/0861 Mechanised Battalion Group
198784269836BGTprZiemkendorf H.1987/10/202 Special Service Battalion
198782220401BTSgtPienaar M.G.1987/11/01Pretoria Regiment
198783463794BGTprMeyer J.R.1987/11/2532 Battalion
198873340051BTL/CplVan Wyk L.F.1988/02/25Regiment Molopo
198885572543BGTprBannell M.S.1988/03/081 Special Service Battalion
198884432756BGTprErasmus E.1988/06/2710 Armoured Car Squadron; 2 Special Service Battalion
198884246024BGTprScott G.1988/06/2710 Armoured Car Squadron; 2 Special Service Battalion
198884450683BGL/CplVan Wyk W.A.1988/06/2710 Armoured Car Squadron; 2 Special Service Battalion
198878458197PESSgtVan Rooyen G.1988/08/162 Special Service Battalion
198884535194BGTprWolfaardt O.L.1988/08/251 Special Service Battalion
198887064085CKRfnDilman C.1988/08/291 Special Service Battalion
198885470243BGL/CplDu Plessis J.C.1988/12/072 Special Service Battalion
198984588185PELtEls C.P.1989/04/031 Special Service Battalion; 61 Mechanised Battalion Group
198989201065BG Tpr Patterson R.E. 1989/11/021 Special Service Battalion
199086581733BGTprBaker E.1990/02/122 Special Service Battalion
199088594403BG Tpr Ferreira L. 1990/11/022 Special Service Battalion
199088203617BGL/CplKotze D.J.J.1990/11/06School of Armour
199087498465BG Tpr Pieters W.J. 1990/11/151 Special Service Battalion
199289542813BGRfnKoekemoer G.J.1992/02/15School of Armour
199289227912BGRfnGrobler G.J.1992/02/15School of Armour
199390363979BGL/CplScott D.G.1993/08/191 Special Service Battalion
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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
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
Images from 'Grensoorlog' series, produced by Linda de Jager, reproduced with kind permission from MNET

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