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Dinge en Goete (Things and Stuff): This Day in History: Oct Boer War begins in South Africa African History, African Art, My Land, British Army, Military History, World History, Wwi, Historical Photos, Black 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…

Emily Hobhouse, an English activist, spent six months in South Africa from January to June 1901 visiting Bloemfontein and six other camps during the Anglo Boer War Mary Shelley, African History, Women In History, History Online, Great Women, Amazing Women, Camping Set Up, British Government, Interesting History

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Memoir of Hester Johanna Maria Uys, a child interned in Boer War concentrations camps in South Afirca

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

Group photo of Boer fighters of the Anglo Boer War, 1899-1902.

The Anglo-Boer War: Boer- in Dutch- means farmer. This is the war in which the Afrikaners in Transvaal region (South Africa) were against the British from conquering the land for diamond and gold in SIRKUSBOERE deur Sonja Loots West Africa, South Africa, World History, World War, St Louis, Colonial, Louisiana Purchase, World's Fair, British Army

The Anglo-Boer War: 1899-1902 Boer- in Dutch- means farmer. This is the war in which the Afrikaners in Transvaal region (South Africa) were against the British from conquering the land for diamond and gold in 1899-1902.

Voordat die Voortrekkers, wat hulle wapens buite die kraal moes laat bly, kon vertrek, is hulle op Dingaan se bevel vermoor. Hier word die name van die vermoordes gelys. Union Of South Africa, South African Air Force, Jaco, African History, History Facts, Military History, Homeland, Historical Photos, Monuments

Voordat die Voortrekkers, wat hulle wapens buite die kraal moes laat bly, kon vertrek, is hulle op Dingaan se bevel vermoor. Hier word die name van die vermoordes gelys.

Hierdie foto van Kruger wat in 1864 geneem is hang in Krugerhuis in Pretoria. this Day in History: Oct Paul Kruger, the face of Boer resistance against the British during the Second Boer War is born History Images, Kruger National Park, My Childhood Memories, My Heritage, Cute Images, African History, Historian, Vintage Images, South Africa

this Day in History: Oct 10, 1825: Paul Kruger, the face of Boer resistance against the British during the Second Boer War is born

Stephanus Johannes Paulus Kruger (10 October 1825 – 14 July 1904), better known as Paul Kruger, and affectionately known as Uncle Paul (Afrikaans: "Oom Paul"), was State President of the South African Republic (Transvaal). He gained international renown as the face of Boer resistance against the British during the South African or Second Boer War (1899–1902). Kruger was born at Bulhoek, on his grandfather's farm in the British Cape Colony, and he grew up on the farm Vaalbank. He received…

Photos from Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War POW Saint Helena Vierkleur Kasteel St Helena Saint Helena, War Novels, World Conflicts, Armed Conflict, My Land, Interesting History, African History, Sands, Old Pictures

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

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Afrikaner soldiers in the Anglo Boer War History Online, World History, Landsknecht, Le Far West, Guerrilla, African History, Military History, Heritage Image, Warfare

These are some Boer guerrillas from the second Anglo-Boer War. The English ended up in control and tried to make English the official language. The Boers didn't like that and considered Afrikaans the people's language.

This Day in History: Oct 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. South Afrika, Armed Conflict, British Colonial, My Land, My Heritage, African History, War Machine, Special Forces, Funny People

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

Koos de la Rey and his family. His wife, Nonnie, never let the British capture her to placed in a camp. She was the only wife of a war general who traveled with her husband throughout the war. She was his greatest pillar of strength