The South African
Military History Society

Die Suid-Afrikaanse Krygshistoriese Vereniging

Military History Journal
Vol 2 No 2 - December 1971


Addresses given at the Society's monthly meetings:
Month Title Lecturer
February "The History of the Fire-Arms of the First World War" Mr Tony Cross
March "Brain-washing of United Nations Prisoners of War by the Communists - Korea 1950" Mr William Westwood
April Film Evening  
May "History in Song" Dr Hugh Tracey
June "The Campaign and Battle of Arbela" Mr Andrew Cook
July "The Relief of Kimberley and Battle of Paardeberg" Col G. R. Duxbury
August "Strategy and Tactics" Maj D. Fourie
September "The Dead Sea Scrolls - The War Scrolls" Prof A. Geyser
October "Warfare in the Ancient World" Mr W. J. P. Carr
November "The History of Firearms" Dr F. Machanik

In addition to the talks delivered at the War Museum, two highly successful battlefield tours were undertaken. The first was a one-day excursion to Bronkhorstspruit on Sunday, 29 August and the second to Isandhlwana, Rorke's Drift and Blood River during the long weekend, 8th to 11th October.

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