UK Specific Objectives

 

To participate in Memorial Services and Ceremonies,

 

• Armistice Day Celebrations.

 

• Armed Forces Day Celebrations

 

• Allied &Commonwealth Memorial Day celebrations e.g. ANZAC day, VE day, D day

 

• Significant memorial days  of importance to South Africa.  The Battle of the Somme (Delville Wood), the sinking of the SS Mendi , The Battle of Britain ,North African and Italian campaigns (El Alamein and Tobruk) and the Korean War.

 

• Days in support of South Africans who have served or are currently serving in the British Armed Forces under the Commonwealth banner, notably Iraq and Afghanistan.

 

• Boer War Commemorations.

 

• South African military campaigns  e.g. the Battle of Square Hill, Sidi Rezegh

 

• If invited to do so – to participate in funeral parades for South Africans who have paid the ultimate price serving South Africa or the United kingdom.

 

• To represent South African Regiments which have affiliations to Regiments in the United Kingdom.

 

 


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Nov
10
Sat
2018
09:30 South African Veterans’ Armistic... @ Richmond Cenotaph
South African Veterans’ Armistic... @ Richmond Cenotaph
Nov 10 @ 09:30 – 13:30
South African Veterans' Armistice Day Parade @ Richmond Cenotaph
11 November 2018 will mark 100 years since end of the First World War. On Saturday 10 November 2018, at 09h30 for 10ho0, members of the South African Legion UK & Europe as well as
12:00 SA Legion AGM @ Richmond
SA Legion AGM @ Richmond
Nov 10 @ 12:00 – 13:00
SA Legion AGM @ Richmond
SA Legion United Kingdom and Europe Annual General Meeting   This will be held in Richmond after the SA Cenotaph Parade.
Nov
11
Sun
2018
08:30 Cenotaph Parade 2018 @ Cenotaph, Whitehall
Cenotaph Parade 2018 @ Cenotaph, Whitehall
Nov 11 @ 08:30 – 13:30
Cenotaph Parade 2018 @ Cenotaph, Whitehall
  Purpose: This parade is held annually as a day “to commemorate the contribution of British and Commonwealth military and civilian servicemen and women in the two World Wars and later conflicts”. NOTE: Current 2018 Members
Nov
18
Sun
2018
10:00 Ajex Parade 2018 @ Whitehall Cen...
Ajex Parade 2018 @ Whitehall Cen...
Nov 18 @ 10:00 – 14:00
Ajex Parade 2018 @ Whitehall Cenotaph
Purpose: We pay tribute to the Jewish servicemen. There is a deep-rooted history of Jewish servicemen contributing to South African military history, with heroic acts scattered from the time of the Boer war – where they