General Joubert, bought Mauser magazine rifles, firing smokeless ammunition, and a number of modern field guns and automatic weapons from the German armaments manufacturer Krupp, the French firm Creusot and the British company Maxim.
Dinge en Goete (Things and Stuff): This Day in History: Oct Boer War begins in South Africa
Royal Munster Fusiliers during the Boer War
Boer War Art Poetry and History
South Africa: A Boer Girl’s Memories of the Boer War and concentration camps
Kitcheners SCORCHED EARTH POLICY - Over 3.6 million Boer sheep were slaughtered as part of the much reviled Scorched Earth Policy
The Boer War, 1 of 4
If you can fill the unforgiving minute with sixty seconds’ worth of distance run, Yours is the Earth and everything in it, And which is more you’ll be a Man, my son!
A Boer Kommando rides for the front.