15 Jul 1981: 78313269BG Rifleman Ettienne Zwanepoel from 1 SAI was accidentally shot dead during a training exercise at the Wepener Training Area. He was 18.
15 Jul 1982: Special Constable Vusi Tsiposa from the South West Africa Police Counter-Insurgency Wing: Ops K (Koevoet) was Killed in Action during a contact with PLAN insurgents in Northern Owamboland. He was 27.
15 Jul 1984: Three members from the Special Forces Headquarters Unit were killed when their Unimog Troop Carrier overturned near M’pacha. The casualties were:
- 78531340BG Rifleman Christoffel Booysen. He was 21
- 83586925BG Rifleman Marthinus Hendrik Grobler. He was 20.
- 82539701BG Sapper Nicolaas Jacobus Gerhardus Helberg. He was 17.
15-Jul-78 DA Benson Bobo Regular Intaf DOAS
15-Jul-78 Rfn Nigel Holden NS Army KOAS
15-Jul-77 Gd Jeves Patireki - not his surname PV Prtn Group GF KOAS Died in an accidental shooting.