Anglo Boer War

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Presented to Major Bromhead VC, Foot, for the action of Rorkes Drift 1879 Zulu War British Soldier, British Army, Colonial, Age Of Empires, Historical Artifacts, Toy Soldiers, British History, Military History, Napoleon

South Wales Borderers 24th foot Museum Brecon

Presented to Major Bromhead VC, 24th Foot, for the action of Rorkes Drift 1879 Zulu War

A surviving blockhouse in South Africa. Blockhouses were constructed by the British to secure supply routes from Boer raids during the war . Second Boer War - Britain vs Dutch South African Colonists Military Photos, Military History, London Bombings, Small Castles, Fortification, British Colonial, African History, Beautiful Buildings, Interior Architecture

Second Boer War

The Second Boer War (Dutch: Tweede Boerenoorlog, Afrikaans: Tweede Vryheidsoorlog, literally Second Freedom War) was fought from 11 October 1899 until 31 May 1902 between the United Kingdom and the South African Republic (Transvaal Republic) and Orange Free State. The British war effort w...

The Webley Mark VI revolver which belonged to JRR Tolkien Weapons Guns, Guns And Ammo, Webley Revolver, Hand Cannon, Cartouches, Jrr Tolkien, Cool Guns, Pew Pew, Peaky Blinders

JRR Tolkien’s revolver on show in war museum

Horrific experiences in first World War trenches inspired Lord Of The Rings writer

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Jordi Blasco Díez on Instagram: “#angloboerwar #ladysmith #southafrica #africa”

16 Likes, 0 Comments - Jordi Blasco Díez (@jordiblasco) on Instagram: “#angloboerwar #ladysmith #southafrica #africa”

Rare Boer War photographs show British soldiers fighting in tough conditions Black N White Images, Black And White, Photo Report, British Soldier, History Photos, Antique Maps, African History, Mail Online, Daily Mail

Fascinating rare photographs show soldiers in Boer War

The album contains more than 150 black and white images of the First Battalion Rifle Brigade and provide a fascinating record of their battles with the Boers in South Africa from 1899 to 1902.