RATELS ON THE LOMBA, the story of Charlie Squadron

: Scholtz (L.)

R 240.00
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272pp., illus., maps, paperback, Johannesburg, 2017


To be published in the UK in late 2017.

Foreword by Roland de Vries, former commander of 61 Mechanised Battalion Group (1981-1982) and author of "Eye of the Firestorm".

On 3 October 1987 Charlie Squadron, part of 61 Mechanised Battalion Group, defeated the Angolan 47 Brigade during a battle on the Lomba River in southern Angola, as part of the South African Defence Force's Operation Moduler