Korean visit to the Fleet

Article and photos by Able Seaman Palesa Skommere
14 May 2017

The Chaplain General of the South African National Defence Force , Brig Gen (Rev) M.A. Jamangile hosted the Republic of the Chaplain General from Korea (ROC) Ministry of National Defence Military Religious Affairs (Chief Chaplain), Col (Ven) Gab Yong Kim for a visit to South Africa from 4 to 14 May.


The Korean Delegation, accompanied by Chaplain General of the SANDF, Brig Gen Jamangile paid a courtesy call to FOF, R Adm Mhlana.



FOF, R Adm Mhlana and Korean Chaplain General, Col (Ven) Gab Yong Kim exchanging gifts

Upon arrival to the Fleet on 4 May, the delegation paid a courtesy call to Flag Officer Fleet, Rear Admiral B.K. Mhlana. On completion of the courtesy call, they attended a presentation about the role of the SA Navy. It was presented by Captain (South African Navy) H.T. Matsane.



Capt Matsane giving a presentation to the delegation about the SA Navy


The delegation sitting in for a presentation at Armscor offices



The delegation and accompanying Naval Officer and Chaplains posing for a group photo with Armscor personnel

The delegation touring the Dockyard, accompanied by Armscor personnel

   


The delegation touring the Dockyard, accompanied by Armscor personnel

The delegation touring the Dockyard, accompanied by Armscor personnel

 


The delegation posing for a group photo onboard SAS AMATOLA



The delegation being welcomed on board SAS AMATOLA

 



Chief Walker briefing the delegation about the SAN Museum Chapel history