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Boer child in a British Concentration Camp, Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902. About 30 000 women and children died in the British Concentration Camps.

Boer child in a British Concentration Camp, Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902. About 30 000 women and children died in the British Concentration Camps.

Boer hero Emily Hobhouse (9 April 1860 – 8 June 1926), a British welfare campaigner who is primarily remembered for bringing to the attention of the British public, and working to change, the deprived conditions inside the British concentration camps in South Africa built for Boer women and children during the Anglo Boer War. Her ashes are buried in the National Women's Memorial in Bloemfontein, South Africa.

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Memoir of Hester Johanna Maria Uys, a child interned in Boer War concentrations camps in South Afirca

The Concentration Camps of the Anglo-Boer War

Elizabeth van Heyningen Launches The Concentration Camps of the Anglo-Boer War

Elizabeth van Heyningen launched her new book, The Concentration Camps of the Anglo-Boer War: A Social History, at The Book Lounge in Cape Town last night. The turnout for her discussion with the head of the

Anglo-Boer War's British Concentration Camps for Boer men, women & children.

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Memoir of Hester Johanna Maria Uys, a child interned in Boer War concentrations camps in South Afirca

Personal recollections testify that there were beatings and kicking of "Undesirables" in the camps by the British soldiers. The British burned the homesteads, killed livestock and destroyed crops. Women and children of burghers in the field were labeled "Undesirables" treated much worse than those of men who had surrendered.

Personal recollections testify that there were beatings and kicking of "Undesirables" in the camps by the British soldiers. The British burned the homesteads, killed livestock and destroyed crops. Women and children of burghers in the field were labeled "Undesirables" treated much worse than those of men who had surrendered.

These are some Boer guerrillas from the second Anglo-Boer War.  The English ended up in control and tried to make English the official language.  The Boers didn't like that and considered Afrikaans the people's language.

These are some Boer guerrillas from the second Anglo-Boer War. The English ended up in control and tried to make English the official language. The Boers didn't like that and considered Afrikaans the people's language.

Photo of execution of Scheepers, he has just been shot by a firing squad and his body is slumping backwards. The effects of the Anglo-Boer War left deep scars - it was exacerbated by a number of trials. From April 1901 the trial of rebels and captured Boers accused of atrocities were in the hands of the military authorities. Although many of those accused were sentenced to death in Graaff-Reinet, the death sentences on only 8 men, including Gideon Scheepers, were carried out in…

Historical - van Rensburg Rebel in Anglo-Boer war

Anglo-Boer war - Commandant Hendrik Christoffel van Rensburg

Gerrit Kruger se kinders. Foto geneem so 1910

Gerrit Kruger se kinders. Foto geneem so 1910

Kruger family (abt. 1912)

Kruger family (abt. 1912)

Gerrit Kruger. My oupa grootjie

Gerrit Kruger. My oupa grootjie

Mabel Krugers wedding

Mabel Krugers wedding

Jan Andries Kruger

Jan Andries Kruger

My kids at the Voortrekker monument in Pretoria

My kids at the Voortrekker monument in Pretoria