10 Aug 1973: 65942179E Leading Seaman Hendrik van der Merwe from SAS Protea was killed at Bredasdorp when his Land Rover vehicle overturned after he lost control while driving on a section of road that was under construction. He was 27. His passenger, 68091503N Leading Seaman Ivan William Kearns, also from SAS Protea, was critically injured in this accident and succumbed to his injuries in hospital on 15 August 1973.
10 Aug 1978: Two members from 5 SAI attached to "B" Company, 2nd Platoon, 54 Battalion SWATF, were killed after suffering multiple shrapnel wounds in an accidental Rifle Grenade explosion. The casualties were:
10 Aug 1985: Two members from Sector 30 SWATF were killed when their Buffel Troop Carrier overturned at Welinitschia. The casualties were:
1978 – Gd L. Mpofu, GFRD GF, DOAS.