Lord Kitchener. He and Lord Milner were the architects of the UK concentration camps and the scorched earth policy during the Anglo-Boer war in South Africa.

Lord Kitchener, Felt by some to be a War criminal. He and Lord Milner were the architects of the UK concentration camps and the scorched earth policy during the Second Anglo-Boer War.

Van die jongste tot die oudste was ons almal vegsmanne, en ek herhaal maar net…

Van die jongste tot die oudste was ons almal vegsmanne, en ek herhaal maar net…

South African Military History Society - Lectures - Four Exceptional Women in the Anglo-Boer War

Emily Hobhouse / South African Military History Society - Lectures - Four Exceptional Women in the Anglo-Boer War

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Personal recollections testify that there were beatings and kicking of "Undesirables" in the camps by the British soldiers. The British burned the homesteads, killed livestock and destroyed crops. Women and children of burghers in the field were labeled "Undesirables" treated much worse than those of men who had surrendered.

British Gallantry, a French criticism of the evils of a British concentration camp for Boer women and children, Boer War


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