IRON FIST FROM THE SEA, top secret seaborne Recce operations (1978-1988)

: Söderlund (A.) & Steyn (D.)

R 310.00
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388pp., b/w & colour illus., map, paperback, Reprint, (2018) 2023


Clandestine seaborne raids undertaken by 4 Reconnaissance Regiment during the Border War. This is an updated and condensed edition of the first edition, published in the UK in 2014

Rear Admiral (JG) Arné Söderlund served in the South African Navy for 40 years. He retired in 2006 and joined the Naval Reserve.

Lieutenant Colonel Daniēl (Douw) Steyn served 19 years as a Special Forces operator. He was awarded an Honoris Crux for clearing mines during Operation Savannah. In 1981, he was appointed as the Operational Commander of the Raiding Group of 4 Reconnaissance Commando. He retired from the army in 1996 and currently works as a security specialist in Durban.