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Ex-Special Forces Recce and POW, Wynand du Toit, reflects on Operation Argon

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In May 1985 Captain Wynand du Toit was leading a team of 4 Recce commandos, South Africa's elite naval Special Forces, to destroy a Cabinda oil refinery hundreds of kilometres behind enemy lines. They were compromised however; two men were killed and du Toit was captured, and spent the next 2.5 years in solitary confinement as a prisoner of the Angolan and Cuban forces. He tells his story here. Wynand's books can be found: Website: Email for personalised book sales: E-books: If you enjoyed this, check out Johan Raath's story from Recce to Private Military Contractor:
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