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19 with a bullet : a South African paratrooper in Angola

Author: Granger Korff
Publisher: Johannesburg, South Africa : 30° South, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Nineteen with a bullet : a South African paratrooper in Angola is a fast-moving, action-packed account of Granger Korff's two years service during 1980/81 with 1 Parachute Battalion at the height of the South African "bush war" in South West Africa (Namibia) and Angola. Apart from the "standard" counter-insurgency activities of Fireforce operations, ambushing and patrols, to contact and destroy SWAPO guerrillas, he  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Personal narratives
Named Person: Granger Korff
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Granger Korff
ISBN: 1920143319 9781920143312
OCLC Number: 310081580
Description: 340 p., [32] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps, ports. ; 24 cm.
Other Titles: Nineteen with a bullet
Responsibility: Granger Korff.

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Having grown up as an East Rand rebel street-fighter, Granger Korff's military 'career' is marred with controversy. This title offers an account of Korff's two years' service during 1980/81 with 1  Read more...

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