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202 Battalion Memorial and Roll of Honour

34 Battalion was commonly known as the “Kavangoland Battalion” and it was established in 1975 as 1 Kavango Battalion to serve as a ceremonial guard of honour. ┬áIt was then renamed 34 Battalion and again renamed 202 Battalion in 1980. … Continue reading

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61 Mech: The Book

When the 61 Mech Veterans Association was founded a few years ago, it was decided that the story of 61 Mechanised Battalion Group needed to be told. Not only to preserve the history for the future, but also to correct … Continue reading

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