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

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

"Penkoppe". Young Boer boys and teens in Anglo Boer War

Young Boer boys and teens in Anglo Boer War

Lt. O'Reilly burning a Boer farmstead. ABW

O'Reilly burning a Boer farmstead.

Boere op kommando in die omgewing van Ladysmith

Boere op kommando in die omgewing van Ladysmith

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".

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”.

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