Congo 1960's

Piet van der Walt

Was in Force John John (5 Commando) when capturing Baraka and later selected for Force Falcon under Captain Liebenberg. He was there from 1965 until April 1967 when the Mercenaries contracts were suspended and After receiving a golden hand shake from Mabutu Sese Seko he returned home.

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Taken in the Roman Catholic Church Nakalisa

where the Nums were muerdered

Discharge Certificate


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Ben Alders, Thompson, Piet van der Walt, Havey, Harper, Jan van Grinsonsuin

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Harper, Jan van der Grinsven, Harvey, Sgt Tim Dreyer, Piet van der Walt, Ben Alders

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