Royal Scots Greys’ officers departing for South Africa from Glasgow on board the S.S. Ranee. The intricate weave of the red cloth throughout...

Royal Scots Greys’ officers departing for South Africa from Glasgow on board the S.S. Ranee. The intricate weave of the red cloth throughout...

Genl.Petrus Johannes (PIET) Joubert

Genl.Petrus Johannes (PIET) Joubert

The Guerrilla War General JH (Koos) de la Rey by Philip Terblanche - War Museum of the Boer Republics  The Boers launched their extensive guerrilla campaign against the occupying British forces after a decisive military council meeting held at Kroonstad on 17 March 1900. Here they decided that one of their main objectives would be to try and destroy the British lines of communication. Railway depots and bridges were continually destructed and assaulted

The Guerrilla War General JH (Koos) de la Rey by Philip Terblanche - War Museum of the Boer Republics The Boers launched their extensive guerrilla campaign against the occupying British forces after a decisive military council meeting held at Kroonstad on 17 March 1900. Here they decided that one of their main objectives would be to try and destroy the British lines of communication. Railway depots and bridges were continually destructed and assaulted

Piet Joubert 1831-1900 Commandant General. Acted as President of the Transvaal when the territory was annexed in 1877, joined Kruger and Pretorius to take up arms against the British. He led the commando that defeated the British at Laing's Nek, Ingogo and Majuba Hill. Joubert became commandant-general of the Transvaal and managed to crush the Jameson Raid in January 1896. He died soon after besieging Ladysmith, which proved to be disastrous....

Piet Joubert 1831-1900 Commandant General. Acted as President of the Transvaal when the territory was annexed in 1877, joined Kruger and Pretorius to take up arms against the British. He led the commando that defeated the British at Laing's Nek, Ingogo and Majuba Hill. Joubert became commandant-general of the Transvaal and managed to crush the Jameson Raid in January 1896. He died soon after besieging Ladysmith, which proved to be disastrous....

A great picture of the First British Prisoners of captured by the Boers near Dundee.

A great picture of the First British Prisoners of captured by the Boers near Dundee.

RBL 15 pounder, British Army's field gun in the Second Boer War, later used in East Africa during WWI. 17CA in Minifigs UK colonial range. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ordnance_BL_15_pounder

RBL 15 pounder, British Army's field gun in the Second Boer War, later used in East Africa during WWI. 17CA in Minifigs UK colonial range. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ordnance_BL_15_pounder

Soldiers of the Queen - Corporal T. Spyers of the Manawatu Mounted Rifles

Soldiers of the Queen - Corporal T. Spyers of the Manawatu Mounted Rifles

British light cavalry, Boer War

British light cavalry, Boer War

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