Robert Baden-Powell - the father of the Boy Scouts and Boer War Spy

Lord Robert Baden-Powell, founder of the Scouting movement, in his trademark Stetson. as World Chief Scout by David Jagger The Scout Association

Spion Kop Battlefield. BelAfrique your personal travel planner -

The Battle of Spionkop was fought on the and of January This battle was the scene of the most futile, and certainly the bloodiest of the four battles fought to relieve the besieged town of Ladysmith from the surrounding Boer forces.

Simon van der Stel, goewerneur van die Kaap en eerste eienaar van Groot Constantia.  Hy word dikwels gesien as die Vader van wynbou in Suid-Afrika.

Hy word dikwels gesien as die Vader van wynbou in Suid-Afrika.

Between 1903 and 1909, up to 800 Boer families trekked to Argentina’s east coast. They had suffered badly in the 1899-1902 Anglo-Boer War, lost family members in Kitchener’s concentration camps or had their farmhouses destroyed by British troops. Most of them fought in the war against Britain and they had no desire to live under their conqueror’s thumb. Of their descendants still lives in Patagonia

Aanhangers van die kortfilm, Die laaste Boere van Patagonië kry op Vrydag, 13 Junie die geleentheid om ‘n vertoning daarvan tydens die Encounters Internasionale Dokumentêre Filmfees in Johannesburg by te woon. Die vertoning daarvan op 8 Junie in Kaa