Union of South Africa. Department of Commerce and Industries

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Union of South Africa. Department of Commerce and Industries

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1910 - 1961


The Union of South Africa was established through the unification of the former Boer and British colonial territories. It was known as the Union of South Africa until it was declared a Republic on the 31st May 1961.


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Record created by MR 20220613




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