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8th Armoured Division (South Africa)

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8 South African Armoured Division was a formation of the South African Army, active from the 1970s to 1999. [1]

13 relations: Durban, Kuito, Military organization, Operation Hooper, Operation Packer, People's Armed Forces of Liberation of Angola, Potchefstroom, Pretoria, Regiment Overvaal, South African Army, 31 Battalion (SWATF), 7 South African Infantry Division, 82 Mechanised Brigade (South Africa).

Durban

Durban (eThekwini, from itheku meaning "bay/lagoon") is the largest city in the South African province of KwaZulu-Natal and the third most populous in South Africa after Johannesburg and Cape Town.

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Kuito

Kuito (also Cuito) is a city located in central Angola.

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Military organization

Military organization or military organisation is the structuring of the armed forces of a state so as to offer military capability required by the national defense policy.

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Operation Hooper

Operation Hooper was a military operation by the South African Defence Force (SADF) during the South African Border War.

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Operation Packer

Operation Packer was a military operation by the South African Defence Force (SADF) during the South African Border War and Angolan Civil War from March to April 1988.

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People's Armed Forces of Liberation of Angola

The People's Armed Forces of Liberation of Angola (Forças Armadas Populares de Libertação de Angola) or FAPLA was originally the armed wing of the People's Movement for the Liberation of Angola (MPLA) but later (1975–1991) became Angola's official armed forces when the MPLA took control of the government.

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Potchefstroom

Potchefstroom is an academic city in the North-West Province of South Africa.

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Pretoria

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

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Regiment Overvaal

Regiment Overvaal is a reserve force regiment of the South African Army Air Defence Artillery Formation.

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South African Army

The South African Army is the army of South Africa, first formed after the Union of South Africa was created in 1910.

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31 Battalion (SWATF)

31 Battalion was a light infantry battalion in the South African Army and in later years became part of the SWATF.

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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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82 Mechanised Brigade (South Africa)

82 Mechanised Brigade was a Formation of 8th South African Armoured Division, a combined arms force consisting of infantry, armour and artillery.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/8th_Armoured_Division_(South_Africa)

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