The Weekly Comment Newspaper of 29 March, 1956 Issue No. 342

Volume Ref: WC_1956_M044794

  • In South Africa, Flag and Anthem – The Orange White and Blue South African flag is at present recognized as a symbol of Commonwealth membership.
  • South Africa has no national anthem.
  • The Prime Minister, Johannes Gerhardus Strijdom said that 23rd March would in future be regarded as an important occasion in the annual South African history.