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Die Tweede Boere Oorlog

Christi-Anne Viljoen
Boer War Art Poetry and History – Chessalee South African Recipes, African Tribes, African History, Family History, Old Things, Poetry, Genealogy, Ice Creame, Amigurumi

Berig oor die AB oorlog...kyk bietjie hoe positief die skrywer oor die Boere se karakter is....

Anglo Boer War - Kitchener's Scorched Earth Policy was a last ditch attempt by the British to win the War. Destroying Boer farms and making women and children destitute victims of war. Cape Colony, Haunting Photos, New York Life, Prisoners Of War, A Day In Life, African History, African Art, Second World, British History

Boer civilians watch as their house burns from scorched earth tactics by the British Army during the Second Anglo-Boer War, South Africa, 1899-1902.

Boer war : The Irish Transvaal Brigade is seen here carrying several types of Mauser rifles and Martini-Henrys, as well as captured British Lee-Metfords or Enfields. Several volunteer groups of different nationalities fought alongside the Boers. Old Pictures, Great Pictures, British Soldier, British Army, Volunteer Groups, War Novels, Native American Men, Cartoon Photo, St Helena

The Guns of the Boer Commandos

Superior Boer marksmanship and Mauser rifles exacted a high price from the British during the Second Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902. But the Boers used other arms as well—everything from single-shots to "Long" Lee-Enfields.

boer+war+british-concentration-camp-during-boer-war-boerwar.jpg Concentration Camps for Boer Women and Children National History Day, Earth Photos, New York Life, History Projects, A Day In Life, Camping World, Ancient Artifacts, My Heritage, African History

This Day in History: May 31, 1902: The Boer War ends

In Pretoria, representatives of Great Britain and the Boer states sign the Treaty of Vereeniging, officially ending the three-and-a-half-year South African Boer War. The Boers, also known as Afrikaners, were the descendants of the original Dutch settlers of southern Africa. Britain took possession of the Dutch Cape colony in 1806 during the Napoleonic wars, sparking resistance from the independence-minded Boers, who resented the Anglicization of South Africa and Britain's anti-slavery…

Picture from FB: Mother with her dead child – Boer War: Concentration camps. I was so shocked when I saw this picture. How this mother must have felt and . Fine Art Prints, Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Post Mortem, Book Projects, African History, Military History, Poster Size Prints, Photo Puzzle

Picture from FB: Mother with her dead child – Boer War: Concentration camps. I was so shocked when I saw this picture. How this mother must have felt and ...

This Day in History: Oct Boer War begins in South Africa - It was a war of greed. An already rich and powerful nation wanted more and was willing to sacrifice anything to get it. South Afrika, Armed Conflict, British Colonial, My Land, My Heritage, African History, War Machine, Special Forces, Funny People

This Day in History: Oct 11, 1899: Boer War begins in South Africa

Koos de la Rey and his family. His wife, Nonnie, never let the British capture her to placed in a camp. She was the only wife of a war general who traveled with her husband throughout the war. She was his greatest pillar of strength

In 'n konsentrasiekamp - foto wat die wêreld heel moontlik nooit te siene gekry het nie. One Year Old Baby, History Projects, Lest We Forget, African History, World War I, Old Pictures, South Africa, Camps, British

In 'n konsentrasiekamp - foto wat die wêreld heel moontlik nooit te siene gekry het nie.