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Boer General Louis Botha (1862-1919) First Prime Minister of South Africa

Boer war : The Irish Transvaal Brigade is seen here carrying several types of Mauser rifles and Martini-Henrys, as well as captured British Lee-Metfords or Enfields. Several volunteer groups of different nationalities fought alongside the Boers. British Soldier, British Army, Volunteer Groups, War Novels, Native American Men, Protest Art, Cartoon Photo, African History, Old West

The Guns of the Boer Commandos

Superior Boer marksmanship and Mauser rifles exacted a high price from the British during the Second Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902. But the Boers used other arms as well—everything from single-shots to "Long" Lee-Enfields.

From soon after its acquisition by Britain during the Napoleonic wars, the southern tip of Africa had been shared between British colonies and independent republics of Dutch–Afrikaner settlers,. Sun Tzu, British Soldier, British Army, Cape Colony, Korean War, Napoleonic Wars, African History, Military History, Historical Photos

THE BOER WAR, 1899 - 1902

Q 102053. The bodies of dead British soldiers lay strewn on the ground following the Battle of Spion Kop in South Africa on 23 and 24 January 1900.

The burial of Pvt. Cooper, killed on Aug. 1900 in a skirmish as the British forces made the final push to Machadodorp. Less than a month later, the British would secure a victory at Bergendal, finishing off the Boers as a battlefield force and. British Soldier, British Army, Armed Conflict, The Settlers, War Photography, British Colonial, African History, Troops, Soldiers

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