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    SouthAfrican Airborne Units (Parabats)


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    Here we have the book PARABAT A Guide to South African Airborne Units Volume 2 by my two friends, the late Paul Matthysen and Marc Norman


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    A picture taken during the book launch of Volume 1 at the SA Military Museum


    From left to right: Marius Dippenaar, Alfie Würth, myself, Marc Nirnan and Paul Matthysen (RIP)


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    From left to right: Mark Norman, myself, Joan Abrams (Tannie Mossie), Freddy Adams and Paul Natthysen (RIP)


    Tannie Mossie worked at 1 Para Battaluon and was like a mother for all Para Troopers


    She handed out the Tannie Mossie Bibles with a 1c coin on and was a very special lady. She was awarded the Order of South Africa Member (MSSA)


    Her skirt was made out of an old parachute


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    Thanks Megan,


    That was many moons ago and I just arrived back in SA the day before


    As for the t- shirt, I ordered all from tge US and had different designs




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