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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, World History, Military 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…

Nasionale Vlaghysing 31 Mei 1928 ~ ( Unie van Suid-Afrika ) ~Face book) Union Of South Africa, South African Flag, Mein Land, South Afrika, Afrikaanse Quotes, Empowering Quotes, African History, Educational Activities, History Facts
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Nasionale Vlaghysing 31 Mei 1928 ~ ( Unie van Suid-Afrika ) ~Face book)

Boer War Art Poetry and History – Chessalee South African Recipes, African Tribes, African History, Poetry, Buttermilk Rusks, Apartheid, Ice Creame, Johannesburg City, Photos
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Berig oor die AB oorlog...kyk bietjie hoe positief die skrywer oor die Boere se karakter is....

Vryheidsvlae van die Boerevolk se republieke. ( Erkenning Johan Fourie) Union Of South Africa, Defence Force, My Land, Historical Pictures, African History, History Facts, Cape Town, Childhood Memories, Homemade Bookmarks

Vryheidsvlae van die Boerevolk se republieke. ( Erkenning Johan Fourie)

South Africa: Anglo Boer War in Colour – Suid-Afrika . Military Photos, Military History, Union Of South Africa, War Novels, Ww2 Photos, British Army, African History, Historical Photos, Wwii

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Die Vierkleur Union Of South Africa, African States, Family Research, Newspaper Headlines, My Childhood Memories, My Land, African History, Educational Activities, History Facts
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Die Vierkleur

This ran in Beeld, the Afrikaans-language daily in Johannesburg. Illustration is the Architectural Design Sketch of the Voortrekker Monument. South African Railways, Union Of South Africa, South African Air Force, Defence Force, Kruger National Park, My Land, My Heritage, African History, Educational Activities
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A terrific Titanic anniversary graphic from South Africa

Rachel de Beer put her brother inside an anthill and covered him with her body dying of exposure (it was below freezing) thus saving him. Seems this story is only a myth loosely based on an incident in the USA or Canada. My Childhood Memories, My Land, African History, African Beauty, South Africa, The Past, War, Nordic Walking, Apartheid
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Chessalee

Everything/Anything and...Chess..."Despite the documented evidence by chess historian HJR Murray, I've always thought that chess was invented by a goddess"--George Koltanowski: from the foreword to:"Women in chess, players of the Modern Age"

Stephanus Johannes Paulus Kruger October 1825 – 14 July better known as Paul Kruger , and affectionately known as Uncle Pa. Union Of South Africa, Armed Conflict, Head Of State, African History, African Art, My Childhood Memories, Modern Warfare, My Land, Antique Photos
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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…

Die Erfenis Stigting in elke Boere huis na die Anglo Boere Oorlog South Afrika, War Novels, Lest We Forget, Second World, Wood Engraving, My Land, My Heritage, African History, Cute Images
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This sketch from my grandparents's ' voorhuis ' Must have been in most post ABW homes...

Christiaan_De_Wet - This Day in History: Aug The Battle of Elands River during the Second Boer War ends War Novels, Cartoon Photo, Teaching History, Le Far West, British Army, African History, Cute Images, Military History, Old Pictures

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South Africa 1981 Voortrekker Scouts Movement Fine Mint SG 503 Scott 557 Condition Fine MNH Only one post charge Scouts, Union Of South Africa, Rare Stamps, Thinking Day, Beaches In The World, My Land, African History, Mail Art, Stamp Collecting
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South Africa 1981 Voortrekker Scouts Movement Fine Used

South Africa 1981 Voortrekker Scouts Movement Fine Used SG 503 Scott 557 Condition: Fine Used Only one post charge applied on multiple purchases Details: Quality British Commonwealth Stamps N.B. With over 100.000 stamps listed world wide it is not possible to send the item shown in the image. It is representative not specific! We will always send one of equal or better quality. We always try to give accurate descriptions of the items. However, errors can occur! In such case we offer…

President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Sir Winston Churchill, Baron Hastings Ismay, Mountbatten: January 1943 in Casablanca. Franklin Roosevelt, War Novels, Winston Churchill, African History, British History, World War Two, Rey, Wwii, Dogs
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The Boer Generals at war's end (L to R): Christaan de Wet , Koos de La Rey, and Louis Botha.

A sketch of Genl Koos De la Rey taking his wounded son Adrian to hospital. Adrian lost his life shortly afterwards. War Novels, Armed Conflict, Power To The People, British Colonial, Modern Warfare, My Land, My Heritage, African History, World History
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A sketch of Genl Koos De la Rey taking his wounded son Adrian to hospital. Adrian lost his life shortly afterwards.