|Regiment Namutoni/913 Battalion|
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SWATF 913 Battalion/Regiment Namuntoni emblem
|Country||Namibia, South Africa|
|Branch||South Africa Army,|
|Part of||South West African Territorial Force|
|Part of the South West African Territorial Force|
913 Battalion was part of 91 South West African Brigade.
This unit was formed in 1980 at Namutoni situated 114 km kilometers northwest of Tsumeb. 91 SWA Brigade was the Reaction Force with its base in Windhoek in Sector 40. It acted as a mobile reserve to support SWATF operations in sectors 10 and in northern Namibia and was modeled on SADF motorised brigade.
The Battalions main operational area was Owamboland.
Role of HonourEdit
- 23 Mar 1980: 71260731BT Corporal Renier Stephanus van Zyl from Regiment Namutoni SWATF was Killed in Action during a contact with PLAN insurgents in Northern Owamboland. He was 24.
- Snyman, PHR (1989). "Beeld Van Die SWA Gebiedsmag". Archived from the original on 2014-11-07. https://web.archive.org/web/20141107074052/http://www.abebooks.co.uk/Beeld-SWA-Gebiedsmag-Snyman-P.H.R-Openbare/4596576505/bd.
- Helmoed-Romer Heitman (Author), Paul Hannon (Illustrator), Modern African Wars (3): South-West Africa (Men-At-Arms Series, 242), Osprey Publishing (November 28, 1991) ISBN 1-85532-122-X.
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