Anglo Boer War

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Winston Churchill, 20 years old, February 1895

Winston Churchill, age 19 by Step-in-Time-Stock on DeviantArt

All of the stock images on my account come from online, and they are all in the public domain. I hope you enjoy using them in your artwork as much as I ... Winston Churchill, age 19

Cape Town, 1877

City, c1877.

The Molteno reservoir starting out. Here you can find out more,en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Molteno_Dam

Cape Town Train Station - c1890.

Cape Town Train Station

A steam train prepares to leave Cape Town station in a photograph from around 1890. In the background, the slopes of Signal Hill are visible. The old station was replaced by the present complex, in 1964

Vintage Postcard of Cape Town, South Africa

Postcards of the Past - Vintage Postcards of Cape Town, South Africa

A collection of old postcards of Cape Town, South Africa

Kitchener of Khartoum

Sodliers of the Queen - Herbert Horatio Kitchener in Field Uniform

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.

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…

British walking wounded after the Battle of Modder River on 28th November 1899

Battle of Modder River The Boer War

Lord Methuen’s encounter battle at the Modder River, fought on 28th November 1899, as the British advanced to relieve Kimberley.

Koos van Rensburg of Klerksdorp, 16 years old, was wounded 6 times before being captured.October 1900 ABW Seen here as POW on St Helena.showing his wounds.

Koos van Rensburg of Klerksdorp, 16 years old, was wounded 6 times before being captured.October 1900 ABW Seen here as POW on St Helena.showing his wounds.

Emily Hobhouse