A brigade of Irish volunteers who supported the Boers in the Anglo-Boer war, 1899. This is the earliest known photograph of an Irish concert...

A brigade of Irish volunteers who supported the Boers in the Anglo-Boer war, This is the earliest known photograph of an Irish concert.

The plight of the Boers caused much international condemnation of the British, and numerous foreign volunteers came to the aid of the embattled Republics. Above, pictured during the Siege of Ladysmith, are members of the Irish Brigade, which was composed of Irish and Irish-Americans, many of them miners who already had been working in the region. Standing in the center wearing the white is Col. JYF Blake, the commander of the Brigade, and an ex-US Army officer. (McGregor Museum)

The plight of the Boers caused much international condemnation of the British, and numerous foreign volunteers came to the aid of the embattled Republics. Above, pictured during the Siege of.

American volunteers who joined the Boers against the British Empire. Col. Arthur Alfred Lynch, commander of the Irish Brigade, stands in the...

American volunteers who joined the Boers against the British Empire. Arthur Alfred Lynch, commander of the Irish Brigade, stands in the centre of the back row, wearing a white jacket.

Het Transvaalsche Roode Kruis" Ambulaans wa by Uitspan 1899-1902.

Het Transvaalsche Roode Kruis" Ambulaans wa by Uitspan

Prince Nikolay Georgievich Bagrationi of Georgia who fought on the side of the Boers

Boer War Art Poetry and History

Prince Nikolay Georgievich Bagrationi of Georgia who fought on the side of the Boers

Pinterest
Search