Tag Archives: Bert Sabatier

THE CHURCH STREET BOMBING

Bert Sabatier was a mechanic of huge ability. If I visited him by vehicle, he would immediately detect if there was anything wrong with it and soon know exactly what. It could never wait for a more opportune moment. Bert, … Continue reading

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Repairs

1982 – My employer,Concor, told me that I would be going to join a team earmarked for the new power station adjacent to Matimba coal mine near Ellisras in the northern Transvaal. With this as an alternative to staying on … Continue reading

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