WATCH: Military helicopters before parade at Tempe

Photo: Mark Steenbok

Military helicopters circling before the parade at Tempe Army Base in Bloemfontein.

Defence and Military Veterans Minister, Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula, was in attendance at the special parade with more than 500 women soldiers from across the country present.

The parade took place at Tempe Stadium and was a commemoration for the 11 women who died in a bus accident last month.

Video: Morgan Piek