Group photo of Boer fighters of the Anglo Boer War, 1899-1902.
To communicate across the vast distances of South Africa, British forces used the heligraph. These positions came under constant sniper fire from the Boers.
Post Office in Ladysmith during the siege...ABW
Boer searchlight captured at Volksrust (from Black and White Budget)
No 649 also saw action with the ZAR Staatsartillerie during the Malaboch War in 1894:
Wheatstone Automatic Telegraph, Boer War
Boer War Souvenir Tins
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