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Boer War Memorial, Bloemfontein, Free State, South Africa  -  Travel Photos by Galen R Frysinger, Sheboygan, Wisconsin

An account of what happened at Amajuba - Laing's Neck. Ancestors - Page Union Of South Africa, South Afrika, Armed Conflict, Inner World, Defence Force, Historical Pictures, African History, Black And White Pictures, Educational Activities
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An account of what happened at Amajuba - Laing's Neck. Ancestors - Page 56.

"Great style shown here by one of the 'Bittereinders' - during 1905 Anglo Boer War."- i would like to clarify the war ended in 1901 Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Steampunk, Cowboys And Indians, Interesting History, Interesting Stuff, Vintage Photography, War Photography, African History
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Great style shown here by one of the 'Bittereinders' - during 1905 Anglo Boer War.

Stones for my father / Trilby Kent / This meticulously researched novel about a white Afrikaner girl caught up in the Boer War at the turn of the century brings to light a hitherto overlooked aspect of South African history.

Stones for My Father

Corlie Roux's farm life in South Africa is not easy: the Transvaal is beautiful, but it is also a harsh place where the heat can be so intense that the very raindrops sizzle. When her beloved father dies, she is left with a mother who is as devoted to her sons as she is cruel to her daughter. Despite this, Corlie finds

British forces moved civilians into concentration camps during the Anglo-Boer War to prevent them from aiding Boer guerillas, c. Approximately women and children died in the concentration camps in the two republics (Republic of the. Old Pictures, Old Photos, African History, African Art, Military History, Historical Photos, Live, South Africa, City Photo
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Tented concentration camp during the Anglo Boer War.

"Canada sent 40 teachers to teach Boer children (in the concentration camps), an initiative started by Emily Hobhouse" I Am Canadian, Canadian History, November 3, July 28, African History, Women In History, Great Women, Amazing Women, 20th Century Women
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"Canada sent 40 teachers to teach Boer children in the concentration camps, which Emily Hobhouse had started"

In addition to the scorched earth policy, a major British tactic to deal with the Boer guerrilla campaign was the construction of thousands of small blockhouses, such as this one, throughout the former Boer Republics, to protect their supply. Military Photos, Military History, Union Of South Africa, Small Castles, War Novels, The Settlers, Horse Drawings, Fortification, British Colonial

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“Stone blockhouse at Waterval North occupied by the 1st Battalion, Gordon Highlanders. © IWM (Q 72475)”

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Remembering a Cornish heroine

It was 150 years ago a woman was born in St Ive who's been compared to Joan of Arc and Florence Nightingale. Learn more about Emily Hobhouse.

Boer War Art Poetry and History – Chessalee South African Recipes, African Tribes, African History, Poetry, Buttermilk Rusks, Apartheid, Ice Creame, Johannesburg City, Photos
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Read this newspaper clip below – where an Englishman described how kind the Boers were and that everything that was said in England about the Boers, was not true. From the Boer War Facebook p…

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Read "The War at Home Women and families in the Anglo-Boer War" by Helen Bradford available from Rakuten Kobo. During the Anglo-Boer War, the conflict between the British and the Boers spilled over from the battlefield to the farms. Famous Historical Figures, History Magazine, Female Soldier, History Projects, African History, World War I, Military History, Bradford, Rowan
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The war at home - Exclusive Books

The concentration camps of the Anglo-Boer War caused thousands of deaths and much suffering. But should the women and children in the camps be seen only as victims, or is there another story to be told?

Geni - Photos in Photos from Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) KROONSTAD Camp/Kamp Armed Conflict, African History, Military History, Old Pictures, Victorian Era, South Africa, Camping, Earth, Colour
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Photos in Photos from Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) KROONSTAD Camp/Kamp

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British Concentration Camps of the South African War 1900-1902