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Lieutenant-General Robert Harry Doherty Rogers (1921-2000) was a Chief of the South African Air Force. [1]

35 relations: Aide-de-camp, Air Medal, Benghazi, Cape Province, Cape Town, Democratic Party (South Africa), Distinguished Flying Cross (United Kingdom), Distinguished Flying Cross (United States), Distinguished Service Order, Egypt, Jacobus Verster, Knysna, Korea Medal, Korean War, Korean War Service Medal, Lieutenant colonel, List of South African military chiefs, Luftwaffe, Maritzburg College, Michal Muller, No. 225 Squadron RAF, Orange Free State, Order of Military Merit (Korea), Order of the Star of South Africa, Port Elizabeth, Presidential Unit Citation (United States), South Africa, South African Air Force, Southern Cross Medal (1952), United Nations Korea Medal, University of the Witwatersrand, World War II, 12 Squadron SAAF, 24 Squadron SAAF, 40 Squadron SAAF.


An aide-de-camp (or; French expression meaning literally helper in the (military) camp) is a personal assistant or secretary to a person of high rank, usually a senior military or government officer, a member of a royal family, or a head of state.

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Air Medal

The Air Medal is a military decoration of the United States Military.

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Benghazi (بنغازي) is the second largest city in Libya, the largest city in the region of Barqah, and the former joint capital of Libya.

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Cape Province

The Province of the Cape of Good Hope (Provinsie van die Kaap die Goeie Hoop), commonly referred to as the Cape Province (Kaapprovinsie) was a province in the Union of South Africa and subsequently the Republic of South Africa.

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Cape Town

Cape Town (Kaapstad; Ikapa) ranks third among the most populous urban areas in South Africa, after Johannesburg, and has roughly the same population as the Durban Metropolitan Area.

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Democratic Party (South Africa)

The Democratic Party (DP) was the name of the South African political party now called the Democratic Alliance.

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Distinguished Flying Cross (United Kingdom)

The Distinguished Flying Cross is the third-level military decoration awarded to personnel of the United Kingdom's Royal Air Force and other services, and formerly to officers of other Commonwealth countries, instituted for "an act or acts of valour, courage or devotion to duty whilst flying in active operations against the enemy".

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Distinguished Flying Cross (United States)

The Distinguished Flying Cross is a military decoration awarded to any officer or enlisted member of the United States Armed Forces who distinguishes himself or herself in support of operations by "heroism or extraordinary achievement while participating in an aerial flight, subsequent to November 11, 1918.".

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Distinguished Service Order

The Distinguished Service Order (DSO) is a military decoration of the United Kingdom, and formerly of other parts of the Commonwealth of Nations and British Empire, awarded for meritorious or distinguished service by officers of the armed forces during wartime, typically in actual combat.

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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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Jacobus Verster

Lieutenant-General Jacobus Verster (19191981) was a South African military commander.

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Knysna (probably from a Khoikhoi word meaning "ferns") is a town with 51,078 inhabitants in the Western Cape Province of South Africa and is part of the Garden Route.

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Korea Medal

The Korea Medal (Médaille de Corée), sometimes referred to as the Queen's Korea Medal to distinguish it from the United Nations Service Medal, was a campaign medal created in 1951 to recognize troops from Australia, Canada, New Zealand, and the United Kingdom who had given either one day's service (one sortie) in Korea or 28 days offshore during the Korean War.

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Korean War

The Korean War (in South Korean Hangul: 한국전쟁, Hanja: 韓國戰爭, Hanguk Jeonjaeng, "Korean War"; in North Korean Chosungul: 조국해방전쟁, Joguk Haebang Jeonjaeng, "Fatherland Liberation War"; 25 June 1950 – 27 July 1953) was a war between North and South Korea, in which a United Nations force led by the United States of America fought for the South, and China fought for the North, which was also assisted by the Soviet Union.

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Korean War Service Medal

The Korean War Service Medal (KWSM, 6.25사변종군기장), also known as the Republic of Korea War Service Medal (ROKWSM), is a military award of South Korea which was first authorized in December 1950.

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Lieutenant colonel

Lieutenant colonel is a rank of commissioned officer in the armies and most marine forces and some air forces of the world, typically ranking above a major and below a colonel.

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List of South African military chiefs

The following is a list of South African military chiefs.

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The Luftwaffe was the aerial warfare branch of the German Wehrmacht during World War II.

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Maritzburg College

Maritzburg College, known locally as College, is a public school for boys situated in the city of Pietermaritzburg, in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.It was founded in 1863 and is the oldest boys' high school in KwaZulu-Natal – as well as being one of the oldest schools in South Africa.

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Michal Muller

Lieutenant General Michal Muller was a South African military commander, who held the post of Chief of the South African Air Force He joined the Union Defence Force in 1948, training as a Pilot.

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No. 225 Squadron RAF


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Orange Free State

The Orange Free State (Oranje-Vrijstaat, Oranje-Vrystaat, abbreviated as OVS) was an independent Boer sovereign republic in southern Africa during the second half of the 19th century, and later a British colony and a province of the Union of South Africa.

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Order of Military Merit (Korea)

The Order of Military Merit (Hangul: 무공훈장, Hanja: 武功勳章) is the primary military decoration awarded by the government of Republic of Korea (South Korea).

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Order of the Star of South Africa

The Order of the Star of South Africa is a South African National Order that consisted of seven decorations in two military and five non-military classes.

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Port Elizabeth

Port Elizabeth or The Bay (Bhayi; iBhayi; Die Baai) is one of the largest cities in South Africa, situated in the Eastern Cape Province, east of Cape Town.

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Presidential Unit Citation (United States)

The Presidential Unit Citation (PUC), originally called the Distinguished Unit Citation, is awarded to units of the United States Armed Forces, and those of allied countries, for extraordinary heroism in action against an armed enemy on or after 7 December 1941 (the date of the Attack on Pearl Harbor and the start of American involvement in World War II).

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South Africa

South Africa, officially the Republic of South Africa, is the southernmost country in Africa.

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South African Air Force

The South African Air Force (SAAF) is the air force of South Africa, with headquarters in Pretoria.

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Southern Cross Medal (1952)

The Southern Cross Medal of 1952, post-nominal letters SM, is a South African military decoration that was instituted by the Union of South Africa in 1952.

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United Nations Korea Medal

The United Nations Service Medal for Korea (UNKM) is an international military decoration which was established by the United Nations on December 12, 1950.

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University of the Witwatersrand

The University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, is a multi-campus South African public research university situated in the northern areas of central Johannesburg.

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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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12 Squadron SAAF

12 Squadron was a South African Air Force squadron that served in World War II in East Africa and the Western Desert as a medium bomber squadron.

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24 Squadron SAAF

24 Squadron SAAF is a disbanded squadron of the South African Air Force.

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40 Squadron SAAF

40 Squadron SAAF existed as a combat unit from early 1940 through to late 1945.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bob_Rogers_(airman)

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