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

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

The Fight for the Land of Gold and Diamonds (Original) art by James E McConnell

The Fight for the Land of Gold and Diamonds (Original) art by James E McConnell

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

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

Die Boervolk ~ OOM HENDRIK VAN BLERK~ ..." Geen volk kan egter bly voortbestaan, as sy jeug nie voortdurend in die kultuur, norme en waardes wat eie is aan daardie volk, geskool word nie..."

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

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