Brig Gen Deon Holtzhausen is a General Officer in the South African Army and General Officer Commanding the South African Army Artillery Formation.
The G6 self-propelled howitzer is a South African artillery piece, developed around the ordnance of the G5 howitzer.
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A howitzer is a type of artillery piece characterized by a relatively short barrel and the use of comparatively small propellant charges to propel projectiles at relatively high trajectories, with a steep angle of descent.
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Lieutenant-General Jacobus Nicolaas "Nick" Bierman (1910 – 1977) was a South African military commander.
The South African Army Artillery Formation is the controlling entity of all South African Army artillery units.
The South African Border War, commonly referred to as the Angolan Bush War in South Africa, was a conflict that took place from 1966 to 1989 largely in South-West Africa (now Namibia) and Angola between South Africa and its allied forces (mainly the National Union for the Total Independence of Angola, UNITA) on the one side and the Angolan government, South-West Africa People's Organisation (SWAPO), and their allies (mainly Cuba) on the other.
South-West Africa (Afrikaans: Suidwes-Afrika; Dutch: Zuidwest-Afrika; German: Südwestafrika) was the name for modern-day Namibia when it was ruled by the German Empire and later South Africa.
World War II (WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, though related conflicts began earlier.