South African Boer War

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Boere Oorlog - Anglo Boer war. The Boers went to war in their best Sunday clothes. They were IRION

Boers Boer War Their uniforms suck but they are well armed. No cast off thirty year old Martini Henrys or shotguns in this bunch.

Battle of Paadeberg, 18-27 February, 1900. The Boer army under Piet Cronjé was retreating from Magersfontein when they were caught by British cavalry near Paadeberg drift. The position was vulnerable to artillery, but Kitchner wasted lives on frontal assaults in what became known as "Bloody Sunday." Despite the British losses, Cronjé was forced to surrender, along with nearly 10% of the entire Boer army. The battle was the first major British victory, and a turning point in the war.

Canadian Military - The Boer War 1899 "Those men can go into battle without a leader. They have intelligence and resourcefulness enough to lead themselves", -British General, referring to Canadians at Paardesburg

"Penkoppe". Young Boer boys and teens in Anglo Boer War

Young Boer boys and teens in Anglo Boer War

General CR De Wet | Anglo-Boer War Museum Christiaan Rudolph de Wet was born at Leeukop in the Smithfield district on 7 October 1854 and died at Klipfontein, Dewetsdorp on 3 February, 1922.

General CR De Wet | Anglo-Boer War Museum Christiaan Rudolph de Wet was born at Leeukop in the Smithfield district on 7 October 1854 and died at Klipfontein, Dewetsdorp on 3 February, 1922.

Picture from FB: Mother with her dead child – Boer War: Concentration camps. I was so shocked when I saw this picture. How this mother must have felt and ...

Boer civilians, probably a mother and her children, in a British concentration camp. Second Anglo-Boer War,

Tented concentration camp during the Anglo Boer War.

The Anglo Boer war 1899 - Boer concentration camps set up by the British. Almost Boers died in Kitchner's camps, majority being children.

Photos from Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) POW Saint Helena Vierkleur Kasteel St Helena

Photos from Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War POW Saint Helena Vierkleur Kasteel St Helena

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