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He is generally regarded as the bravest of the Boer generals during the Second Boer War and as one of the leading figures of Boer independence. As a guerrilla, his tactics proved extremely successful. De la Rey opposed the war until the last, but when he was once accused of cowardice during a Volksraad session by President Paul Kruger, he replied that if the time for war came, he would be fighting long after Paul Kruger had given up and fled for safety. This proved to be the case.

He is generally regarded as the bravest of the Boer generals during the Second Boer War and as one of the leading figures of Boer independence. As a guerrilla, his tactics proved extremely successful. De la Rey opposed the war until the last, but when he was once accused of cowardice during a Volksraad session by President Paul Kruger, he replied that if the time for war came, he would be fighting long after Paul Kruger had given up and fled for safety. This proved to be the case.

Lady Smith, nee Juana Maria de Los Dolores de León . In the aftermath of the storming of Badajoz in April 1812, aged 14 , she married married  Brigade-Major Harry Smith, an officer with the 95th Rifles. The town of Ladysmith (famous for it's relief in the Boer War), is named after her.

Juana María de los Dolores de León Smith, March 1798 – 12 October was the wife of General Sir Harry Smith, Governor of the Cape Colony. The town of Ladysmith was named after her in October

This Day in History: Oct 11, 1899: Boer War begins in South Africa dingeengoete.blogspot.com http://www.britishbattles.com/great-boer-war/magersfontein/mag1.jpg

Highland Light Infantry on the march in the Boer War, (The Battle of Magersfontein, 11 Dec

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An arrow can only be shot by pulling it backwards. When life is dragging you back into difficulties, it means it is getting ready to launch you into something great. So just focus, and keep aiming. by

West African symbol for wisdom, ingenuity, intelligence,  patience

New tat idea.white ink on the wrist NYANSAPO "wisdom knot" symbol of wisdom, ingenuity, intelligence and patience.