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6 Medical Battalion Group

6 Medical Battalion Group (6 Med Bn Gp or 6 Med) is a Medical Battalion in the South African Military Health Service (SAMHS), part of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF). [1]

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Adjutant

Adjutant is a military rank or appointment.

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Army National Guard

The Army National Guard (ARNG), in conjunction with the Air National Guard, are the primary United States federal and state military reserve force.

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Army Reserve (United Kingdom)

The Army Reserve (previously known as the Territorial Force, Territorial Army (TA) and the Territorial and Army Volunteer Reserve (TAVR) from 1920 to 2014) is the active-duty volunteer reserve force and integrated element of the British Army.

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Boer

Boer is the Dutch and Afrikaans word for farmer, which came to denote the descendants of the Dutch-speaking settlers of the eastern Cape frontier in Southern Africa during the 18th century, as well as those who left the Cape Colony during the 19th century to settle in the Orange Free State, Transvaal (which are together known as the Boer Republics), and to a lesser extent Natal.

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Braamfontein

Braamfontein (English: blackberry fountain) is a central suburb of Johannesburg, in South Africa.

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Chaplain

Traditionally, a chaplain is a minister, such as a priest, pastor, rabbi, imam or lay representative of a religious tradition, attached to a secular institution such as a hospital, prison, military unit, school, police department, university, or private chapel.

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Chief of staff

The title chief of staff identifies the leader of a complex organization, institution, or body of persons and it also may identify a principal staff officer (PSO), who is the coordinator of the supporting staff or a primary aide-de-camp to an important individual, such as a president or a senior military officer.

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City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality

The City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality (also known as the City of Tshwane) is the metropolitan municipality that forms the local government of northern Gauteng Province, South Africa and includes the capital city of South Africa, Pretoria.

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Colonel (United Kingdom)

Colonel (Col) is a rank of the British Army and Royal Marines, ranking below brigadier, and above lieutenant colonel.

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Department of Defence (South Africa)

The Department of Defence is a department of the South African government.

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East Africa

East Africa or Eastern Africa is the easterly region of the African continent, variably defined by geography or geopolitics.

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Egypt

Egypt (مِصر, مَصر), officially the Arab Republic of Egypt, is a transcontinental country spanning the northeast corner of Africa and southwest corner of Asia, via a land bridge formed by the Sinai Peninsula.

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Gauteng

Gauteng is one of the nine provinces of South Africa.

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German South-West Africa

German South-West Africa (Deutsch-Südwestafrika, DSWA) was a colony of the German Empire from 1884 until 1915.

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Gwendoline Malegwale Ramokgopa

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Italy

Italy (Italia), officially the Italian Republic (Repubblica Italiana), is a unitary parliamentary republic in Europe.

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Johannesburg

Johannesburg (also known as Jozi, Jo'burg, eGoli, and Joeys, and abbreviated as JHB) is the largest city in South Africa.

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Kempton Park, Gauteng

Kempton Park is a city on the East Rand in the Gauteng province, South Africa.

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Lüderitz

Lüderitz is a harbour town in southwest Namibia, lying on one of the least hospitable coasts in Africa.

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Madagascar

Madagascar (or; Madagasikara), officially the Republic of Madagascar (Repoblikan'i Madagasikara; République de Madagascar), and previously known as the Malagasy Republic, is an island country in the Indian Ocean, off the coast of Southeast Africa.

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Mfezi Ambulance

The Mfezi Ambulance is an armoured ambulance used by the South African Military Health Service.

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Military reserve force

A military reserve force is a military organization composed of citizens of a country who combine a military role or career with a civilian career.

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NATO Military Symbols for Land Based Systems

NATO Military Symbols for Land Based Systems was the NATO standard for military map marking symbols.

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North Africa

North Africa or Northern Africa is the northernmost region of Africa.

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Officer

An officer is a person who has a position of authority in a hierarchical organization.

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Officer commanding

The officer commanding (OC) is the commander of a sub-unit or minor unit (smaller than battalion size), principally used in the United Kingdom and Commonwealth.

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Operational Medical Orderly

The Operational Medical Orderly, better known as the Ops Medic is the collective name for the South African Defence Forces Medics.

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Pretoria

Pretoria is a city in the northern part of Gauteng Province, South Africa.

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RADA Studios

RADA Studios (formerly The Drill Hall) is a theatrical venue in Chenies Street in the London Borough of Camden, just to the east of Tottenham Court Road, owned by the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA).

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Regimental sergeant major

Regimental sergeant major (RSM) is an appointment held by warrant officers class 1 (WO1) in the British Army, the British Royal Marines and in the armies of many Commonwealth and former Commonwealth nations, including Ireland, Australia and New Zealand; and by chief warrant officers (CWO) in the Canadian Forces.

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Second Battle of El Alamein

The Second Battle of El Alamein (23 October – 11 November 1942) took place near the Egyptian railway halt of El Alamein.

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Second Boer War

The Second Boer War (Tweede Boerenoorlog, Tweede Vryheidsoorlog, literally "Second Freedom War") otherwise known as the Second Anglo-Boer War, was fought from 11 October 1899 until 31 May 1902 between the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and the South African Republic (Transvaal Republic) and the Orange Free State.

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South African Border War

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.

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South African Defence Force

The South African Defence Force (SADF) comprised the South African armed forces from 1957 until 1994.

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South African Medical Service

The South African Medical Service (SAMS) was a branch of the South African Defence Force (SADF).

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South African Military Health Service

The South African Military Health Service is the branch of the South African National Defence Force responsible for medical facilities and the training and deployment of all medical personnel within the force.

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South African military ranks

The South African National Defence Force's rank system is largely based on the British system, with the Air Force (and later the Military Health Service) sharing the Army rank titles.

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South African National Defence Force

The South African National Defence Force (SANDF) comprises the armed forces of South Africa.

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South-West Africa

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.

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Thaba Tshwane

Thaba Tshwane is a military base (or military area), in Pretoria, South Africa.

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Union Defence Force (South Africa)

The Union Defence Force (UDF) was the military force of the Union of South Africa from 1 July 1912, when the Defence Act (No 13 of 1912) took effect, two years after the creation of the Union of South Africa, until 1957 when it was reorganised and renamed the South African Defence Force.

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United Kingdom

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain, is a sovereign state in Europe.

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Vektor R4

The R4 is a 5.56×45mm NATO assault rifle that was introduced into service with the South African Defence Force (SADF) in 1980, replacing the earlier 7.62×51mm FN FAL rifle, that was manufactured in South Africa under a licence agreement from Fabrique Nationale as the R1.

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Warrant officer

A warrant officer (WO) is an officer in a military organisation who is designated an officer by a warrant, as distinguished from a commissioned officer who is designated an officer by a commission, and a non-commissioned officer who is designated an officer, often by virtue of seniority.

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Witwatersrand

The Witwatersrand is a 56-kilometre-long north-facing scarp in the Gauteng Province of South Africa.

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World War I

World War I (WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War or the Great War, was a global war centered in Europe that began on 28 July 1914 and lasted until 11 November 1918.

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World War II

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.

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6th Armoured Division (South Africa)

The South African 6th Armoured Division was the first armoured division in the South African Army and was formed during World War II.

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7 South African Infantry Division

7 South African Infantry Division was a formation of the South African Army, active from the 1960s to 1999.

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8 Mobile Hospital

8 Mobile Hospital (8 Mob Hosp) was a mobile medical hospital in the South African Medical Service (SAMS), part of the South African Defence Force (SADF).

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9×19mm Parabellum

The 9×19mm Parabellum (abbreviated 9mm, 9mmP, 9×19mm or 9×19) cartridge was designed by Georg Luger and introduced in 1902 by the German weapons manufacturer Deutsche Waffen- und Munitionsfabriken (DWM) for their Luger semi-automatic pistol.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/6_Medical_Battalion_Group

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