Anglo-Boer Wars- history of southern Africa

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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, Military History, World War Two, Live

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.

Emily Hobhouse was a Cornish campaigner and activist, most famous for bringing the appalling conditions of the British concentration camps to the attention of the British public during the Boer War. She also worked to improve the condition African History, Women In History, British History, Mary Shelley, Great Women, Amazing Women, Amazing People, Historical Women, Famous Women

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Emily Hobhouse (1860-1926) was a Cornish campaigner and activist, most famous for bringing the appalling conditions of the British concentration camps to the attention of the British public during the...

Boers hauling a heavy gun up a mountain at the Battle of Spion Kop on January 1900 in the Boer War British Army Uniform, British Soldier, D Day Normandy, World Conflicts, British Colonial, Antique Maps, African History, Military History, World War Two

Battle of Spion Kop

The iconic British defeat on 24th January 1900, during Buller’s second and disastrous attempt to cross the Tugela River and relieve Ladysmith in the Great Boer War

Mev. Kotie Steenkamp: “My hart het gevoel soos die see wat bruis in my. Nou was ons waarlik arm en beroof van alles. Ek gaan vat toe my Bybel, dink nie oor kos of honger, maar gaan soek raad by die Here. Spreuke 3:25 en 26: Jy hoef nie bang te wees vir ‘n skielike skrik of vir die ondergang van die goddelose as dit kom nie; want die HERE sal jou vertroue wees, en Hy sal jou voet bewaar vir die strik. *uit Die Boerevrou 1899-1902. A.W.G Raath Armed Conflict, My Heritage, My Land, African History, Colonial, South Africa, Britain, Earth, In This Moment

Mev. Kotie Steenkamp: “My hart het gevoel soos die see wat bruis in my. Nou was ons waarlik arm en beroof van alles. Ek gaan vat toe my Bybel, dink nie oor kos of honger, maar gaan soek raad by die Here. Spreuke 3:25 en 26: Jy hoef nie bang te wees vir ‘n skielike skrik of vir die ondergang van die goddelose as dit kom nie; want die HERE sal jou vertroue wees, en Hy sal jou voet bewaar vir die strik. *uit Die Boerevrou 1899-1902. A.W.G Raath

Die Engelse besig om ‘n verspiedingsballon voor te berei by Magersfontein – die Boere was op daardie stadium in die heuwels op die agtergrond. Cape Colony, The Siege, The Settlers, Inner World, British Colonial, My Land, African History, British Army, Old Pictures

Die Engelse besig om ‘n verspiedingsballon voor te berei by Magersfontein – die Boere was op daardie stadium in die heuwels op die agtergrond. (Foto gekry op Wikipedia)

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NZ units in South Africa 1899-1902 - NZ units in South Africa 1899-1902

Between 1899 and 1902 New Zealand sent 10 contingents of troops to fight in South Africa. Many of these men had prior experience in the volunteer forces but others were ordinary citizens who were skilled riders and marksmen. In addition, a small number of New Zealand women served in South Africa as teachers and as nurses. These are their stories.

Geni - Photos in Photos from Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) KROONSTAD Camp/Kamp Armed Conflict, Antique Photos, African History, World History, Military History, Warfare, South Africa, Photo Wall, Camping

Photos in Photos from Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) KROONSTAD Camp/Kamp

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LITERATUUR The Boer Fight for Freedom: From the Beginning of Hostilities to the Peace of Pretoria. by Michael (Boer War) Davitt : Gregor Rare Books : Rare books in Seattle. Vintage Book Covers, Vintage Books, Wax Lyrical, Fight For Freedom, Old Books, African History, Mind Blown, Celtic, Old Things

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The Boer Fight for Freedom: From the Beginning of Hostilities to the Peace of Pretoria. by Michael (Boer War) Davitt : Gregor Rare Books : Rare books in Seattle.

 “Sister Pretty Departing”, [Boer War nurse boarding a horse-drawn RAMC supply wagon] via the Wellcome Collection, Arch. Safari, Nurse Art, English Architecture, Wellcome Collection, Vintage Nurse, Historical Images, My Heritage, African History, Cute Images

Historical Indulgences

ca. 1900, “Sister Pretty Departing”, [Boer War nurse boarding a horse-drawn RAMC supply wagon]