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Farms burning courtesy of the British scorched earth policy. Destroying the Boer's homes, starving their women and children in concentration camps in an attempt to break their resolve War Novels, Earth Photos, War Photography, History Projects, My Land, Second World, African History, History Facts, Military History

Farms burning courtesy of the British scorched earth policy. Destroying the Boer's homes, starving their women and children in concentration camps in an attempt to break their resolve

Lizzie Van Zyl was a Boer child who died in the British Concentration Camp in Bloemfontein in South Africa. women and children died in the British concentration camps at the turn of the to Century. Typhoid Fever, Lest We Forget, African History, World War Ii, Wwii, South Africa, Crime, Two By Two, Religion

Lizzie Van Zyl (1894 - 9 May 1901) was a child inmate of Bloemfontein concentration camp who died from typhoid fever during the Second Boer War. The British incarcerated her following the refusal of her father, a Boer combatant, to surrender. Unable to speak English, she was labelled an idiot by the English-speaking doctor and his nurses, who were unable to understand her.

The South African BOER WAR 1899-1902 Boer War Death toll.According top the Encyclopedia Britannica nearly 100,000 lives were lost, including those of more than 20,000 British troops and 14,000 Boer troops. Noncombatant deaths include the more than 26,000 (28 000+) Boer women and children estimated to have died in the concentration camps from malnutrition and disease; The total number of African deaths in the concentration camps was not recorded, but estimates range from 13,000 to 20,000. World History Facts, History Images, Armed Conflict, New York Life, History For Kids, Jim Crow, History Projects, A Day In Life, African History

The South African BOER WAR 1899-1902

The South African BOER WAR 1899-1902. Cape of Good Hope. The Cape of Good Hope ,South Africa was founded in 1652 as a ...

 Funeral of a young woman, victim of a British concentration camp during the Boer War. Post Mortem Photography, War Photography, Types Of Photography, Saint Matthew, Innocent Child, African History, Memento Mori, South Africa, Mysterious Things

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Concentration camp victim.Funeral of a young woman, victim of a British concentration camp.

Anglo Boer War - Kitchener's Scorched Earth Policy was a last ditch attempt by the British to win the War. Destroying Boer farms and making women and children destitute victims of war. Cape Colony, Haunting Photos, New York Life, Prisoners Of War, A Day In Life, Canada, African History, African Art, British History

Australia doing battle during Anglo-Boer war at Rensburg

Anglo-Boer war and the Australians who got killed at Rensburg, 10 miles south of Colesburg, Cape.

It is estimated than more than 40 000 Boer farms were burned by the British during the Boer War. Here Johan Lombaard brings life to what was known as “Scorched earth”. Black White Photos, Black And White, War Novels, Saint Matthew, Inner World, My Land, African History, Military History, Color Photography

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It is estimated than more than 40 000 farms were burned by the British. Here Johan Lombaard brings life to what was known as "Scorched earth".

[Boer flag at battle of Paardeberg] Flag used by Boers in the Battle of Paardeberg (Boer War) Jaume Ollé, 22 September 1997 Armed Conflict, African History, South Africa, Battle, British, Books, Flags, Banners, Colour

Anglo-Boer war flags in South Africa

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German-born British statesman and colonial administrator who was the main agitator for the war against the Boer Republics. Colonial, German, British, War, Queen, History, Deutsch, German Language, Show Queen

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Find details on British general Horatio Kitchener and a record of his war crimes and strategic failures.

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