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The tragic sinking of HMS Barham

During the Second World War, South African Navy personnel – known at the time as the “South African Naval Forces” (SANF) were seconded to serve on ships in the Royal…
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SS Mendi Parade

Let us die like brothers – the legacy of the SS Mendi The accidental ramming of SS Mendi Troopship by SS Daro on a cold foggy morning eleven miles off…
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SAS President Kruger Parade

The furious seas of February A month to remember the SS Mendi, HMSAS Southern Floe and SAS President Kruger The South African Legion – United Kingdom branch conducted a parade…
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