British troops hauling a gun up the railway line

The Battle of Stormberg part of the Great Boer War with the British against the Boers in Northern Cape Colony in South Africa December 1899

British troops hauling a gun up the railway line

The Battle of Stormberg part of the Great Boer War with the British against the Boers in Northern Cape Colony in South Africa December 1899

A Boer laager or encampment during the South African or Boer War

The Battle of Stormberg part of the Great Boer War with the British against the Boers in Northern Cape Colony in South Africa December 1899

British troops on a train near Stormberg scene of the Battle of Stormberg on 9th December 1899

British troops on a train near Stormberg scene of the Battle of Stormberg on December 1899

Officers of 2nd Royal Irish Rifles, one of General Gatacre’s two infantry battalions at the Battle of Stormberg on 9th December 1899

Officers of Royal Irish Rifles, one of General Gatacre’s two infantry battalions at the Battle of Stormberg on December 1899

Officers of 77th Field Battery Royal Field Artillery, one of Gatacre’s batteries at the Battle of Stormberg on 9th December 1899

Officers of Field Battery Royal Field Artillery, one of Gatacre’s batteries at the Battle of Stormberg on December standing by one of the battery’s 15 pounder field guns

Boers in position on a mountain as at the Battle of Stormberg on 9th December 1899

The Battle of Stormberg part of the Great Boer War with the British against the Boers in Northern Cape Colony in South Africa December 1899

Gatacre’s troops return to  Molteno after the Battle of Stormberg on 9th December 1899

Gatacre’s troops return to Molteno after the Battle of Stormberg on December 1899

Populace of Molteno provide water and food to the returning British troops after the Battle of Stormberg on 9th December 1899

Populace of Molteno provide water and food to the returning British troops after the Battle of Stormberg on December 1899

Two companies of 2nd Royal Irish Rifles marching from Bushman’s Hoek to join the train before the Battle of Stormberg on 9th December 1899

Two companies of Royal Irish Rifles marching from Bushman’s Hoek to join the train before the Battle of Stormberg on December 1899

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