Suid-Afrika: Boervolk

Collection by Anjoret van Niekerk • Last updated 3 weeks ago

50 
Pins
 • 
166 
Followers

Boervolk

Anjoret van Niekerk
The Warfare Historian: Great Anglo-Boer War, Part I: Triumph of the Boer and his Mauser Rifle My great grandfather Thomas William Dorey and 2 of his sons Pieter Daniel and Carles Edward Dorey of to war British Colonial, Historical Pictures, African History, Show Photos, American Revolution, British History, World History, Military History, Historian

Great Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902, Part I: Triumph of the Boer and his Mauser Rifle 1895-1900

Part II, Great Anglo-Boer War, 1900-1902 The Second Anglo-Boer War, or Second Boer War of 1899-1902, brought the British Empire into conflict yet again with the Afrikaner-Boers, the European pioneers of South Africa, who sought independence from England for their brother-nations, the Orange Free State and Transvaal republics. Led by an aging Queen Victoria, Sir Alfred Milner, High Commissioner for South Africa, and Joseph Chamberlain, Colonial Secretary, and a slew of regular army generals…

Boer war : The Irish Transvaal Brigade is seen here carrying several types of Mauser rifles and Martini-Henrys, as well as captured British Lee-Metfords or Enfields. Several volunteer groups of different nationalities fought alongside the Boers. Great Pictures, Old Pictures, British Soldier, British Army, Volunteer Groups, War Novels, Protest Art, African History, Old West

The Guns of the Boer Commandos

Superior Boer marksmanship and Mauser rifles exacted a high price from the British during the Second Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902. But the Boers used other arms as well—everything from single-shots to "Long" Lee-Enfields.

Die Erfenis Stigting in elke Boere huis na die Anglo Boere Oorlog South Afrika, War Novels, Lest We Forget, Second World, Wood Engraving, My Heritage, My Land, African History, Cute Images

This sketch from my grandparents's ' voorhuis ' Must have been in most post ABW homes...

The Fight for the Land of Gold and Diamonds (Original) art by James McConnell at The Illustration Art Gallery Military Art, Military History, Military Figures, Zulu Warrior, Art Folder, War Image, Le Far West, British Colonial, Gouache Painting

The Fight for the Land of Gold and Diamonds (Original)

The Fight for the Land of Gold and Diamonds, Gouache painting by James E McConnell.

Marthinus Wessel, Andries Wilhelmus Jacobus and Christiaan Pieter Pretorius, the three sons of Andries Pretorius Albert Pike, Family Research, Defence Force, Genealogy Research, Pretoria, Family Crest, African History, Cute Images, Cape Town

Marthinus Wessel, Andries Wilhelmus Jacobus and Christiaan Pieter Pretorius, the three sons of Andries Pretorius

Sarie Marais (Sarie Marijs) sung in Afrikaans by Chris A. Blignaut & The Melodians c. Pictures are of participants in Boer Wars. Top 40 Hits, Baden Powell, The Siege, My Land, African History, Choir, Warfare, Orchestra, South Africa

Sarie Marais (in Afrikaans) with images of the Boer War.

Sarie Marais (in Afrikaans) with images of the Boer War. - YouTube

Barend Petrus van den Berg and his wife. He was a veteran of the Battle of Bloodriver, and his father was one of the men killed with Piet Retief at KwaMatiwane Family Names, Family Photos, Family Research, Man Kill, Genealogy Research, Family Crest, African History, Cute Images, Cape Town

Barend Petrus van den Berg and his wife. He was a veteran of the Battle of Bloodriver, and his father was one of the men killed with Piet Retief at KwaMatiwane

Danie Theron - Hero of the Anglo Boer War African History, South Africa, Army, Hero, Colour, Baseball Cards, Collection, Africans, Gi Joe

Danie Theron

Danie Theron - Hero of the Anglo Boer War

Brits and "agteryers" Boers and theirs, Abel erasmus at spekboom ABW, ZAR tunnel Armed Conflict, Prisoners Of War, African History, Camps, South Africa

Brits and "agteryers" Boers and theirs, Abel erasmus at spekboom ABW, ZAR tunnel

Boer delegation in Russia drumming up support for a ABW. Armed Conflict, Lest We Forget, Cornelius, African History, Warfare, Ds, South Africa, Russia, Battle

Boer delegation in Russia drumming up support for a cause....1900 ABW...