Related Rule
South Africa
Practice Relating to Rule 110. Treatment and Care of the Wounded, Sick and Shipwrecked
South Africa’s LOAC Manual (1996) states that the wounded and sick “shall receive, to the fullest possible extent and with the least possible delay, the medical care and attention required by their condition”. 
South Africa, Presentation on the South African Approach to International Humanitarian Law, Appendix A, Chapter 4: International Humanitarian Law (The Law of Armed Conflict), National Defence Force, 1996, § 31.
South Africa’s Revised Civic Education Manual (2004) states: “All wounded sick and shipwrecked, to whatever party they belong, … shall receive, to the fullest extent and with the least possible delay, the medical care and attention required by their condition”. 
South Africa, Revised Civic Education Manual, South African National Defence Force, 2004, Chapter 4, § 53.
In its report on “Gross violations of human rights” committed between 1960 and 1993, South Africa’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission stated that it had evidence from the war in south-west Africa that “on occasion, badly wounded SWAPO [South Western Africa People’s Organisation] fighters were … not given medical treatment”. 
South Africa, Truth and Reconciliation Commission Report, 1998, Vol. 2, p. 54, § 47.
South Africa’s LOAC Manual (1996) states: “Medical personnel must provide care without any distinction based on non-medical criteria. Only reasons of medical urgency may justify priorities in the order of treating people.” 
South Africa, Presentation on the South African Approach to International Humanitarian Law, Appendix A, Chapter 4: International Humanitarian Law (The Law of Armed Conflict), National Defence Force, 1996, § 50.
South Africa’s Revised Civic Education Manual (2004) states: “Medical personnel must provide care without any distinction based on non-medical criteria. Only reasons of medical urgency may justify priorities in the order of treating people.” 
South Africa, Revised Civic Education Manual, South African National Defence Force, 2004, Chapter 4, § 66.