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This Day in History: Sep Start of "Die Voortrekkers" youth movement fo. This Day in History: Sep Start of "Die Voortrekkers" youth movement for Afrikaners in Bloemfontein, South Africa. Source by vianroos. Union Of South Africa, South African Flag, Apartheid Museum, African History, African Art, My Land, History Facts, Best Vacations, Countries Of The World
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This Day in History: Sep 30, 1931: Start of "Die Voortrekkers" youth movement for Afrikaners in Bloemfontein, South Africa.

The founding of the Voortrekkers coincided with the growth of Afrikaner nationalism in South Africa, then a member of the British Commonwealth. In some ways it was an Afrikaans-language alternative to the largely English-speaking Boy Scout movement, with its British heritage. The original concept of a youth movement amongst Afrikaners was formulated by Dr. C.F. Visser in 1913 in Bloemfontein. Dr. Visser appealed to the directors of the Boy Scout Movement (founded in 1907) to allow the…

Voordat die Voortrekkers, wat hulle wapens buite die kraal moes laat bly, kon vertrek, is hulle op Dingaan se bevel vermoor. Hier word die name van die vermoordes gelys. Union Of South Africa, South African Air Force, Jaco, African History, History Facts, Military History, Homeland, Historical Photos, Monuments
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Voordat die Voortrekkers, wat hulle wapens buite die kraal moes laat bly, kon vertrek, is hulle op Dingaan se bevel vermoor. Hier word die name van die vermoordes gelys.

Die Stem van Suid Afrika - Old South African National Anthom. Afrikaanse Quotes, Pretoria, My Land, African History, South Africa, Poems, Van, Childhood Memories, African Recipes

Die stem van Suid-Afrika

Die stem van Suid-Afrika. Uit de collectie: Straatliederen

Gen Christiaan De Wet. Anglo Boer War Dutch Bros, Defence Force, War Photography, Horse Drawings, British Colonial, Modern Warfare, Zulu, My Heritage, British Army
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Gen Christiaan De Wet. Anglo Boer War

South African Soldiers Memorial, Adelaide designed by Capt. Adrian Jones - English sculptor and painter who specialised in animals, particularly horses. Commemorates the part which South Australians played in the South African war. Ww1 History, African History, Military History, Ww1 Art, Kangaroo Island, Before Us, South Australia, Papua New Guinea, Les Oeuvres

Boer War Memorial, corner of King William st and North tce, Adelaide.

Heidelberg camp memorial Lest We Forget, My Land, African History, Military History, Warfare, Monuments, Family History, South Africa, Nostalgia
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Heidelberg camp memorial

Sarel Cilliers was ‘n baie bekende Voortrekker wat oorspronklik in die Paarl… Folk Music, Handmade Books, My Land, My Heritage, African History, War Machine, Historical Photos, Great Places, Trek
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Sarel Cilliers was ‘n baie bekende Voortrekker wat oorspronklik in die Paarl gewoon het. Hy is gebore op die plaas Schoongezicht in Dal Josaphat op 7.9.1801. in 1836 het Cilliers met vrou en 6 kinders by die Potgieter-trek laat aansluit. Hy was daarvan oortuig dat dit God se wil is dat hy moes trek. Cilliers word ook deur sommige as die ‘vader van die Gelofte’ beskou wat die Voortrekkers afgelê het voor die Slag van Bloedrivier wat op 16.12.1838 plaasgevind het.

This is a picture of the segregation of the Apartheid, it shows history since it was an event from the past. The Apartheid was when Europeans took control of South Africa and then completely made it unfair for the bigger population. Bbc History, African History, World History, Apartheid Museum, Sign Image, Jim Crow, Nelson Mandela, Africa Travel, Civil Rights

CityLab - Bloomberg

Bloomberg CityLab reports on the world’s cities, communities, and neighborhoods: How they work, the challenges they face, and the solutions they need.

South Africa: A Boer Girl’s Memories of the Boer War and concentration camps… African History, Women In History, World History, Art History, Military Women, Military History, Modern History, British History, Thing 1
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Boer amazons from Pretoria from the Hungarian Sunday Newspaper (Vasárnapi Újság). Their names are listed as Mrs. Eloff, Ms. Mira Gutmann and Ms. Flanagan.

Fully dressed the Voortrekker would look like this. Note the straw hat, cravat tucked into the waistcoat and the high cut of the trousers compared to the short waistcoat. Family Research, Pow Wow, Family Crest, Pattern Drawing, My Heritage, African History, Cute Images, Country Of Origin, Family History
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Fully dressed the Voortrekker would look like this. Note the straw hat, cravat tucked into the waistcoat and the high cut of the trousers compared to the short waistcoat.

The Battle of Spion Kop by Oliver Ransford Apartheid, Linkin Park, American Pride, African History, Afrikaans, Military History, Archaeology, South Africa, Battle
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Known as the Lion of the West Transvaal History Facts, Art History, Union Of South Africa, Tactical Survival, Modern Warfare, African History, Military Art, World War Two, Rey

General Koos de la Rey

Known as the Lion of the West Transvaal

Penkoppe Armed Conflict, Folk Music, Zulu, African History, Warfare, Archaeology, Astronomy, Conference, Two By Two
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Penkoppe

  Apartheid, African History, Random Things, Colonial, Britain, My Books, Hiking, War, Places
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Recollections of a Boer Prisoner-of-War at Ceylon by Brink, J. Old Books, Vintage Books, Wax Lyrical, Apartheid, Prisoners Of War, African History, Military History, Cape Town, Southeast Asia

Recollections of a Boer Prisoner-of-War at Ceylon by Brink, J.N; Hollandsch-Afrikaansche Uitgevers-Maatschappij, 1904, Amsterdam-Cape Town