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Boer Leaders during the Anglo-Boer war. How resilient were the boer fighters. The first to realize that a conventional war could not be won against superior numbers and equipment. They kept the British on the hop for three years which could have been much longer had it not been for the shameful scorched earth policy and concentration camps. I will be researching the paths and tactics of some of the commandos in the next few years. May put some tours together when finished.

Boer guerrillas during the Second Boer/Anglo War Gi Joe, Modern History, Zulu, African History, British Army, World War I, Military History, Warfare, South Africa

America by Motorcycle the book...get it on Amazon.

wellwornwornwell: “ The Boer Wars: fought in tweed. ”

South Africa: Anglo Boer War in Colour – Suid-Afrika: Anglo Boere . Union Of South Africa, War Novels, Free State, African History, African Art, Zulu, My Land, World History, Military History

Eerstehandse blik op stryd tussen Boer en Brit

Oorlog-Beeld is ’n besonder welkome toevoeging tot die historiografie van die ­Anglo-Boereoorlog, skryf André Wessels.

Botha at Colenso. This Day in History: Sep Gen. Louis Botha, soldier, statesman and first prime minister of the Union of South Africa, is born. Heritage Day South Africa, Union Of South Africa, First Prime Minister, Cartoon Photo, Modern Warfare, My Land, African History, Countries Of The World, Military History

This Day in History: Sep 27, 1862: Gen. Louis Botha, soldier, statesman and first prime minister of the Union of South Africa, is born.

Louis Botha (27 September 1862 – 27 August 1919) was an Afrikaner and first Prime Minister of the Union of South Africa—the forerunner of the modern South African state. A Boer war hero during the Second Boer War he would eventually fight to have South Africa become a British Dominion. He was born in Greytown (now in KwaZulu-Natal) as one of 13 children born to Louis Botha Senior (26 March 1827 – 5 July 1883) and Salomina Adriana van Rooyen (31 March 1829 – 9 January 1886). He briefly…

 steyn, Lord Milner, F. Bloemfontein Konferensie Bron: Juta, M. The pace of the ox. This Day in History: Oct Boer War begins in South Africa British Soldier, British Army, Protest Art, The Settlers, Teaching History, Interesting History, My Land, African History, World History

This Day in History: Oct 11, 1899: Boer War begins in South Africa

It was a war of greed. An already rich and powerful nation wanted more and was willing to sacrifice anything to get it. The Second Boer War (Dutch: Tweede Boerenoorlog, Afrikaans: Tweede Vryheidsoorlog or Tweede Boereoorlog) was fought from 11 October 1899 until 31 May 1902 between the British Empire and the Afrikaans-speaking Dutch settlers of two independent Boer republics, the South African Republic (Transvaal Republic) and the Orange Free State. It ended with a British victory and the…

EEN van die gewildste Boere generaals wat die Anglo-Boere Oorlog end-uit geveg het en in 1938 oorlede is, genl. Barend Daniël (Ben) Bouwer. Op sy grafsteen in Maitland is gegraveer: `` 'n Dappere held in die stryd. Altyd wakker en opgeruimd. Altyd met 'n glimlag bereid. In huislike kring die teerhartige. Selfs in sy laaste lyding.'' Family Research, Armed Conflict, Many Faces, My Childhood Memories, My Land, African History, Cute Images, War Machine, Ancestry

EEN van die gewildste Boere generaals wat die Anglo-Boere Oorlog end-uit geveg het en in 1938 oorlede is, genl. Barend Daniël (Ben) Bouwer. Op sy grafsteen in Maitland is gegraveer: `` 'n Dappere held in die stryd. Altyd wakker en opgeruimd. Altyd met 'n glimlag bereid. In huislike kring die teerhartige. Selfs in sy laaste lyding.''

Johanna Brandt November 1876 in Heidelberg / Transvaal – 13 January 1964 in Nuweland) was a South African propagandist of Afrikaner nationalism, spy during the Boer War, prophet and writer on controversial health subjects. African History, Women In History, Family History, Lion Face Drawing, Places Worth Visiting, Mother Family, Ladies Party, Pretty Face, Amazing Women

Johanna Brandt

Johanna Brandt (18 November 1876 in Heidelberg / Transvaal – 13 January 1964 in Nuweland) was a South African propagandist of Afrikaner nationalism, spy during the Boer War, prophet and writer on controversial health subjects.

Jan Smuts and other Boer fighters near the end of the Boer War in Chatham Dockyard, Zulu, My Heritage, African History, British Army, Military History, First World, World War, South Africa

History! by Zhukov - The Military History Emporium

georgy-konstantinovich-zhukov - Posts tagged Theme: Second Boer War

Krugerdag was 'n openbare vakansiedag wat vanaf 1882 tot 1899 en weer vanaf 1952 tot 1993 jaarliks op 10 Oktober in Suid-Afrika waargeneem is. Die dag is vernoem na Paul Kruger, 'n Boere weerstandsleier teen Britse bewind en later president van die Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek, wat sy verjaarsdag op 10 Oktober gevier het. Op die dag is gepoog om die waardes en beginsels in die Afrikanervolkslewe te onderstreep South African Railways, Folk Music, My Land, African History, My People, Archaeology, Famous People, The Past, Persona

Krugerdag was 'n openbare vakansiedag wat vanaf 1882 tot 1899 en weer vanaf 1952 tot 1993 jaarliks op 10 Oktober in Suid-Afrika waargeneem is. Die dag is vernoem na Paul Kruger, 'n Boere weerstandsleier teen Britse bewind en later president van die Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek, wat sy verjaarsdag op 10 Oktober gevier het. Op die dag is gepoog om die waardes en beginsels in die Afrikanervolkslewe te onderstreep