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ROOS, Corrie

Age 18 months

Was seriously injured when the car in which he and his family were travelling detonated a landmine planted by MK operatives on a road in Karino, Nelspruit, Transvaal , on 17 August 1986. His mother and brother were killed and another brother was seriously injured. The attack formed part of‘Operation Cetshwayo’, an MK landmine campaign in the Eastern Transvaal . Three MK operatives were granted amnesty (AC/2000/111). See ANC land mine campaign.

... to Rob Ferreira Hospital where they are in a satisfactory condition. While police was still busy sifting through the debris at 8: 20 last night the Roos family were on their way back home to their farm Stellenrust 15 kilometres from Nelspruit. The family had been to church and were travelling in ...
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