Boere Geskiedenis 2

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"Scheepers lives because they shot him." -Hermi Baartman, Graaf-Reinet Museum On this date in Kommandant Gideon Jacobus Scheepers was shot by the British for his exploits in the Boer War. Geneva Conventions, British Soldier, British Army, Big Battle, Armed Conflict, Prisoners Of War, My Land, African History, History

1902: Gideon Scheepers, Boer guerrilla

"Scheepers lives because they shot him." -Hermi Baartman, Graaf-Reinet Museum On this date in 1902, Kommandant Gideon Jacobus Scheepers was shot by the British for his exploits in the Boer War. The...

British troops in camp in Natal during the Boer War British Soldier, British Army, The Siege, War Photography, African History, Great Pictures, Empire, The Past, Military

Battle of Colenso

Buller’s disastrous first attempt to cross the Tugela River in Natal and relieve Ladysmith, on 15th December 1899: last of the three battles of ‘Black Week’.

  Armed Conflict, British Colonial, Zulu, African History, Historian, Great Britain, Continents, Vintage Photos, 911 Photos

Middelburg Beverly Ussher - Boer War

Explore Isabelle GM's photos on Flickr. Isabelle GM has uploaded 911 photos to Flickr.

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