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Major Andre Dennison 781030 – MLM – BCR – OC – A Coy – 2RAR

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Major Andre Dennison 781030 – MLM – BCR  – OC – A Coy – 2RAR

Zororai Zvakanaka. Tichazo Sangana Varume” “Lest We Forget” 03 June, 1979 – – KOAS – Friendly fire – Dennison Joined the newly-raised 2nd Battalion, Rhodesian African Rifles on 1 October 1975, as the commander of ‘A’ Company, which was divided into three platoons, or ‘call-signs’. The war against guerrilla incursions by the communist-backed Zimbabwe African…

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Poem

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Tribute to the RAR Those fighting men of the RAR longest serving Regiment by far Their history spread through many a year they fought with pride, showing no fear Egypt, Malaya, Congo then Rhodesia marching and singing , made it easier. Shaw Barracks at Balla Balla harsh countryside ,with very little colour It’s where they…

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OBITUARY

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OBITUARY

“Zororai Zvakanaka. Tichazo Sangana Varume” “Lest We Forget” 11th February 1979 – Rct Thembikile Shabani, Depot RAR, KIA. 7th February 1978 Rfn Aleck de Barreto, – 2(Indp) Coy RAR, DOAS. 1973 – Pte George Mandivengereyi (aged 29), 1st Bn RAR, KOAS from a gunshot wound to the head, Centenary area, Op Hurricane. 6th February 1980…

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Rosenfels family

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Rosenfels family

The RAR would like to take this opportunity to post a special Remembrance to the Rosenfels family whom have always had such close ties with the Rhodesian African Rifles: 7th February 1979 – 2 Lt Desmond “Chappie” Rosenfels BCR (Post), Attached 14 Trp, 3 Cdo, 1st Bn RLI, KIA in the Manica Province of Mozambique…

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