07 Aug 1951: P1/10099 Major Brian Brain, Acting Officer Commanding Air Force Base Ysterplaat died in 2 Military Hospital after suffering a Cerebral Haemorrhage. He was 34.
07 Aug 1973: Three members from 2 SAI were killed while undergoing Driver and Maintenance training when their Bedford truck collided with an Eland Armoured Car on a narrow bridge on the Walvis Bay to Windhoek road and overturned. The casualties were:
07 Aug 1976: 73118127KT Lance Corporal Charles Henry Hendersen from the Cradock Commando was Killed in Action when he stepped on a landmine near Oshikango while on patrol. He was 29.
07 Aug 1981: 76362060BG Lance Corporal Jan Mathys de Beer from Air Force Base Waterkloof died in the H.F. Verwoerd Hospital in Pretoria after being critically injured in a private motor vehicle accident. He was 21.
07 Aug 1983: Two members from 202 Battalion SWATF were Killed in Action during a contact with SWAPO/PLAN insurgents. The casualties were:
07 Aug 1984: 81265829BG Rifleman Johannes Hendrik Strydom from the Infantry School died from a gunshot wound sustained as a result of an accidental discharge of a fellow soldiers rifle while at the De Brug Training Area. He was 19.
07 Aug 1987: Two members from 121 Battalion were killed when their Buffel Troop Carrier overturned at Ngwavuma near Pongola. They were:
07 Aug 1989: 86403094BG Rifleman Jacques Stefan Barkhuizen from Infantry School was killed in a private motor vehicle accident at Hopetown while on route to a tug of war competition. He was 19.
07 Aug 1991: 70000880PE Commandant Frederick Marthinus Ferreira from Eastern Province Command was killed when his military vehicle was involved in a head-on collision with a civilian vehicle at Grahamstown. He was 51.
1977 – DSA John Ndebele, Kp Prtn Intaf, KIA in a contact in Lupane, Op Tangent.
1979 – Gd J. Meleki, RHQ Bravo, Op Thrasher GF, DOAS.
1980 – PO Thomas Lawrie, SU BSAP, KOAS in a vehicle accident whilst in between service with the BSAP Support Unit. The Hyena mine-protected vehicle he was driving overturned, resulting in his death.