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“SAILOR” MALAN HONOURED

CITY OF CAPE TOWN AND THE SOUTH AFRICAN NAVAL MUSEUM HONOURS “SAILOR” MALAN Commander Leon Steyn, Historian, SA Naval Museum In a way it was a case of Adolph vs Adolf and then Malan vs Malan. He becam [...]

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SUBMARINE MUSEUM UPDATE

THE SUBMARINE MUSEUM PROJECT The Daphne class submarine SAS Assegaai (ex Johanna van der Merwe) ceased operational employment within the South African Navy in 2003 and was transferred to the South Afr [...]

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St Joseph’s Marist College visit to the South African Naval Museum Article: Petty Officer Precious Mohlala Photos:  Petty Officer Precious Mohlala and Leading Seaman Conrad Du Plooy The South African [...]

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SAS PROTEA – 50 YEARS

SAS PROTEA - 50 YEARS: A CONCISE HISTORY Commander Leon Steyn, Historian: SA Navy Museum On 23 May 2022, the South African Navy celebrated a remarkable achievement when its hydrographic survey vessel [...]

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