Calling on the Descendants of Those Men Who Served on Board the SS Mendi20/01/2015
The South African Department of Defence and Military Veterans would like to make contact with any family members of those who were on the SS Mendi. The intention is to mint a special medal in the men’s honour for the centenary ceremony in 2017.
Descendants are requested to contact the South African Department of Defence and Military Veterans......
SAAF: 2nd in SANDF Choral Competitions
South African Air Force (SAAF)
Choir named 2nd overall winner at the 2014 South African
National Defence Force (SANDF) Choral Competition held in
Durban. The event took place
The Minister of Defence and Military Veterans, the Honourable
Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula (MP), invites nominations in terms of
section 62C(1) of the Defence Act, 2002, from individuals to
serve as Commissioners on the Defence Force Service Commission
Since classical times, two domains of operation
dominated military and civilian operations: land and
sea. As technology in propulsion improved with the
introduction of craft (rockets, space shuttles,
etc.) that are capable of space flight, as well as
the consequent deployment of satellites in space, a
fourth domain was added, namely the space domain.