The Irish Brigade who fought alongside the Boers against the British army in the Anglo-Boer War. The commanding officer was Col. Y. Filmore ...

A brigade of Irish volunteers who supported the Boers in the Anglo-Boer war, This is the earliest known photograph of an Irish concert.

Farms burning courtesy of the British scorched earth policy. Destroying the Boer's homes, starving their women and children in concentration camps in an attempt to break their resolve

Farms burning courtesy of the British scorched earth policy. Destroying the Boer's homes, starving their women and children in concentration camps in an attempt to break their resolve

Boer mounted "commandos" made formidable guerrilla foes of the British Army during the Second Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902.

Boer mounted "commandos" made formidable guerrilla foes of the British Army during the Second Anglo-Boer War, The Boers were notoriously excellent marksmen, especially on horseback.

Van die jongste tot die oudste was ons almal vegsmanne, en ek herhaal maar net…

Van die jongste tot die oudste was ons almal vegsmanne, en ek herhaal maar net…

Boer Commandant Danie Theron- 1900

Why Weren't Guns Behaving Violently 100 Years Ago?

A Boer commando unit composed of a father and his two sons, South Africa, 1899-1902.

The Warfare Historian: Great Anglo-Boer War, Part I: Triumph of the Boer and his Mauser Rifle My great grandfather Thomas William Dorey and 2 of his sons Pieter Daniel and Carles Edward Dorey of to war

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Deneys Reitz Wrote an excellent book about his exploits during the Boer War.

British dead littler the field following the Battle of Spion Kop, some of the 243 soldiers to fall there. (Ladysmith Siege Museum)

'A try for the rock': this photograph, taken by Robert Gell for South African newspapers on 26 January shows the bodies of British soldiers strewn across the veldt at Spionkop after a heavy defeat by the Boers.

British infantry during the Second Boer War.

British infantry during the Second Boer War. Formed in defensive square.

A Boer laager or encampment during the South African or Boer War

General Gatacre’s disastrous defeat in Northern Cape Colony, fought on December the first battle of ‘Black Week’

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