Media Alert: SS Mendi travelling exhibition to be launched by Minister Marais
23 November 2017
As the centenary of the sinking of the SS Mendi draws to a close, Minister Anroux Marais will officially launch the travelling exhibition, “We die like brothers: The sinking of the SS Mendi” in Simon's Town tomorrow.
The exhibition encourages us once again to reflect on this tragic incident as a reminder of where we come from as South Africans. It also informs on the role South Africans played in World War 1.
ALL MEDIA ARE INVITED TO ATTEND
Date: Friday, 24 November 2017
Venue: Simon’s Town Museum
There will be opportunities for photographs.
Spokesperson for Minister Anroux Marais
Tel: 021 483 4426
Cell: 083 504 1171