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[PDF / Epub] ☆ Battle for Cassinga South Africa's Controversial Cross Border Raid Angola 1978 AfricaWar Author Mike McWilliams – 19th-century.co Battle for Cassinga is the first hand account by a South African paratrooper who was involved in the 1978 assault on the Angolan headuarters of PLAN SWAPO’s armed wing The battle although a resoundiBattle for Cassinga is the first hand account by a South African paratrooper who was involved in the 1978 assault on the Angolan headuarters of PLAN SWAPO’s armed wing The battle although a resounding success suffered setbacks which could have proved disastrous to the South Africans had they not maintained the initiative The improvisations made by Colonel Jan Breytenbach ensured that a flawed jump and inadeuate intelligence did not adversely affect the outcome The unforeseen Soviet supplied SWAPO anti aircraft guns used devastatingly in a ground role also threatened to derail the att.

Ack A late appearance by a large CubanFAPLA Angolan regulars armoured column from the nearby town of Techamutete threatened to engulf the lightly armed paratrooper force still on the ground A fierce rearguard action together with the almost suicidal actions of the South African Air Force pilots ultimately saved the day McWilliams examines why the South African government took the political risk in attacking ‘Fortress Cassinga’ in a cross border operation that would clearly attract the ire of the world He studies SWAPO claims that Cassinga was a refugee camp guarded by only a few PL.

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