Signals Association

History

This page contains stories and articles relating to the South African Corps of Signals and other articles of military interest.

This page will be updated frequently, so remember to bookmark it and visit it often. To view an article merely left click on the link below.

Establishment of the South African Corps of Signals

An article by Dr. Brian Austin, a former member of the S.A.C.S who now lives in England. Dr.  Austin writes about how the Corps was established as well as how the Corps badge was given the nickname of ‘Jimmy’

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Victory in Europe
An article extracted from the Sunday Times ‘Section 3’ on 7 May 1995 regarding the 50th anniversary of the Victory in Europe.

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About the 3rd Brigade Signals Reunion Association
In 1946 Charles Holloway decided to interest a few of his ex-comrades in arms of the 3rd Brigade Signal Company in forming a reunion association. They met for the next 70 years - something of a record.

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End of an era
Background and Messages from the last Chairman of the 3rd Brigade Signal Company Reunion Association as presented at the Historic Handing Over of Tradition Event held at the Italian club of Cape Town on Sunday, 1 May 2016. As well as messages from the other two remaining members and a message from the Chairman of the Signals Association.

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