Anglo Boer War

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Duncan´s Colonial Modelling: Zulu war Volunteers,Irregulars and Auxilaries.

Boer mounted commando

Boer mounted "commandos" made formidable guerrilla foes of the British Army during the Second Anglo-Boer War, The Boers were notoriously excellent marksmen, especially on horseback. Military Photos, Military History, British Colonial, British Army, African History, Special Forces, Armed Forces, Warfare, South Africa

Boer mounted "commandos" made formidable guerrilla foes of the British Army during the Second Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902.

 This could easily be Bertrand, Christaan's right hand man, confidant, and conscience.

Boer horseman

A sketch of Genl Koos De la Rey taking his wounded son Adrian to hospital. Adrian lost his life shortly afterwards.

A sketch of Genl Koos De la Rey taking his wounded son Adrian to hospital. Adrian lost his life shortly afterwards.

Boers, Second Boer War African agyterryer. Both sides made extensive use of African laborers and scouts, whilst maintaining the myth of ’the white man’s war’. Volunteer, ‘Chicago Irish-American Corps’, Blake’s Irish Brigade.

Boer volunteers

Boer War Post Cards made by the Linde's Coffee Company of Germany to further the cause of the Boers. Lest We Forget, Coffee Company, First World, Troops, World War, Cry, South Africa, Empire, Germany

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Boer War Post Cards made by the Linde's Coffee Company of Germany to further the cause of the Boers.

Koos van Rensburg of Klerksdorp, 16 years old, was wounded 6 times before being captured.October 1900 ABW Seen here as POW on St Helena.showing his wounds. Young Lad, Armed Conflict, Teaching History, Folk Music, My Land, 16 Year Old, Old Pictures, Archaeology, Astronomy

Koos van Rensburg of Klerksdorp, 16 years old, was wounded 6 times before being captured.October 1900 ABW Seen here as POW on St Helena.showing his wounds.

Boer War Post Cards made by the Linde's Coffee Company of Germany to further the cause of the Boers. Oct 11, Coffee Company, Africans, Zulu, Troops, Colonial, Postcards, Powder, Germany

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Boer War Post Cards made by the Linde's Coffee Company of Germany to further the cause of the Boers.