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Nasionale Vlaghysing 31 Mei 1928 ~ ( Unie van Suid-Afrika ) ~Face book) Union Of South Africa, South African Flag, Mein Land, South Afrika, Afrikaanse Quotes, Empowering Quotes, African History, Educational Activities, History Facts
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Nasionale Vlaghysing 31 Mei 1928 ~ ( Unie van Suid-Afrika ) ~Face book)

Proudly South African - Bloed Rivier Museum - in remembrance of the battle between the Voortrekkers under the leadershipof Piet Retief and the Zulus. Beaches In The World, Countries Of The World, Private Games, Living In Europe, Kwazulu Natal, African History, South Africa, Cool Photos, Country
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The Blood River Museum in Kwazulu-Natal: one of the most surreal monuments EVER.

Spion Kop Battlefield, South Africa Where the Boers Defeated the British. Free State, Kwazulu Natal, Beaches In The World, My Land, African History, The Great Outdoors, South Africa, Battle, Forget
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Spion Kop Battlefield, South Africa Where the Boers Defeated the British. [The Battle of Spion Kop (Dutch: Slag bij Spionkop; Afrikaans: Slag van Spioenkop) was fought about 38 km (24 mi) west-south-west of Ladysmith on the hilltop of Spioenkop(1) along the Tugela River, Natal in South Africa from 23–24 January 1900. It was fought between the South African Republic and the Orange Free State on the one hand and British forces during the Second Boer War campaign to relieve Ladysmith].

South Africa 1981 Voortrekker Scouts Movement Fine Mint SG 503 Scott 557 Condition Fine MNH Only one post charge Scouts, Union Of South Africa, Rare Stamps, Thinking Day, Beaches In The World, My Land, African History, Mail Art, Stamp Collecting
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South Africa 1981 Voortrekker Scouts Movement Fine Mint

South Africa 1981 Voortrekker Scouts Movement Fine Mint SG 503 Scott 557 Condition: Fine MNH Only one post charge applied on multiple purchases Details: Boy and Girl Scouts youth movement British Commonwealth empire colonial republic Quality British Commonwealth Stamps N.B. With over 100.000 stamps listed world wide it is not possible to send the item shown in the image. It is representative not specific! We will always send one of equal or better quality. We always try to give…

1820 Settlers Monument by CrazyDinx, via Flickr Apartheid Museum, Native American Photos, Port Elizabeth, My Family History, Zimbabwe, African History, East London, The Great Outdoors, Statues

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This ran in Beeld, the Afrikaans-language daily in Johannesburg. Illustration is the Architectural Design Sketch of the Voortrekker Monument. South African Railways, Union Of South Africa, South African Air Force, Defence Force, Kruger National Park, My Land, My Heritage, African History, Educational Activities
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A terrific Titanic anniversary graphic from South Africa

Statue of Wolraad Woltemade by Ivan Mitford-Barberton at Old Mutual Pinelands African States, Cape Town South Africa, Most Beautiful Cities, My Land, African History, Old Art, Lion Sculpture, Old Things, Horses
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Wolraad Woltemade statue in the grounds of Old Mutual, Pinelands. (June 1, 1773 – Table Bay, Cape Town) The wreck of De Jonge Thomas lay in Table Bay. Wolraad Woltemade rode his horse, Vonk, into the raging sea to save lives of the ship's crew. He managed to rescue 2 sailors. He repeated this 6 times successfully. Woltemade rode out into the sea again – but this time too many sailors grabbed onto his horse. Both he and the horse, & the sailors, drowned.

Statue of Andries Pretorius, Leader of the Great Trek. This Day in History: Jul The town Graaf-Reinet is founded in South Africa Beaches In The World, Countries Of The World, Most Beautiful Beaches, African History, Live, Continents, Statues, Trek, South Africa
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This Day in History: Jul 19, 1786: The town Graaf-Reinet is founded in South Africa

On 19 July 1786 Graaff-Reinet was established by the Dutch East Indian Company (DEIC). The town was named after the Governor Cornelis Jacob van de Graeff and his wife Cornelia Reynet. Graaff-Reinet is the fourth oldest town in South Africa. It is well known as the home of magnificent examples of Cape Dutch architecture and over 220 heritage sites. The town’s early history can be traced back to the 1770s, when autonomous farms were set up in the Graaff-Reinet area by Boers trekking from the…

The Voortrekker Monument is a monument in the city of Pretoria, South Africa. The massive granite structure, built to honour the Voortrekkers who left the Cape Colony between 1835 and was designed by the architect Gerard Moerdijk who had the idea to Cape Colony, Soli Deo Gloria, Namibia, African History, African Art, Africa Travel, Countries Of The World, Places To See, South Africa
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Voortrekker Monument in Pretoria, South Africa

Opsomming van die Slag van Bloedrivier History Activities, History Education, Educational Activities, Union Of South Africa, South Afrika, Vocabulary Games, Just Love Me, My Childhood Memories, My Land
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