Regiment Highveld emblem|
Regiment Highveld emblem
South African Infantry Corps|
Army Territorial Reserve
|Motto(s)||“Staan Ferm” (Stand Firm)|
Regiment Highveld was a motorised infantry regiment of the South African Army. It formed part of the South African Army Infantry Formation. As a reserve unit, it had a status roughly equivalent to that of a present-day British Army Reserve or United States Army National Guard unit.
History[edit | edit source]
Origins[edit | edit source]
The Regiment originally wore the infantry bokkop but the lion rampant emblem was adopted by 1965.
Regiment Highveld was utilized in a motorized infantry role and deployed on internal security duties on a regular basis.
Disbandment[edit | edit source]
Regiment Highveld was disbanded in 1997.
Insignia[edit | edit source]
Dress Insignia[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- The War In Angola. "South African Unit Profiles". warinangola.com. http://www.warinangola.com/default.aspx?tabid=1239&Parameter=95. Retrieved 2016-12-14.
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