Anglo Boer War

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This Day in History: Oct 11, 1899: 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. The Second Boer War (Dutch: Tweede Boerenoorlog, Afrikaans: Tweede Vryheidsoorlog or Tweede Boereoorlog) was fought from 11 October 1899 until 31 May 1902 between the British Empire and the Afrikaans-speaking Dutch settlers of two independent Boer republics, the South African Republic (Transvaal Republic) and the Orange Free State. It ended with a British victory and the…

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Boer War Art Poetry and History

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…

Boer War Art Poetry and History - Boerwar-news - Asian History, British History, History Classroom, The Deed, History Facts, Strange History, Historical Photos, South Africa, How To Memorize Things

Boer War Art Poetry and History

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…

Boers with Mauser rifles bought from Germany: Battle of Magersfontein on December 1899 in the Boer War War Novels, War Photography, Defence Force, Modern Warfare, British Army, African History, Military History, World War Two, Old West

Battle of Magersfontein - The Boer War 1899

Methuen’s disastrous defeat at the hands of Cronje’s Boers on 11th December 1899; the Highland Brigade suffering severe loss: the second battle of 'Black Week'

Canterbury Trooper during Boer War. New Zealand Mounted Rifles Nz History, African History, World History, Military Photos, Military Art, Military History, British Soldier, British Army, Colonial

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454 Likes, 2 Comments - historywars (@passion_history_military) on Instagram: “New Zealand soldier in the Boer Wars…”

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Eerstehandse blik op stryd tussen Boer en Brit

Oorlog-Beeld is ’n besonder welkome toevoeging tot die historiografie van die ­Anglo-Boereoorlog, skryf André Wessels.

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

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Photographs reveal plight of Afrikaners in concentration camps

The British concentration camps took the lives of almost ten per cent of the Boer population at the time although unlike the Nazi camps, there were no executions of innocent people.

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Boer War Art Poetry and History

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…