Boer General Koos De La Rey (22/10/1847 - 15/09/1914), one of South Africa's best loved military leaders during the Anglo Boer-War. Famous for his humane treatment of his enemies

Boer General Koos De La Rey (22/10/1847 - 15/09/1914), one of South Africa's best loved military leaders during the Anglo Boer-War. Famous for his humane treatment of his enemies

A boer child, Abraham Carel Wessels, in a concentration camp during the Anglo Boer War

A boer child, Abraham Carel Wessels, in a concentration camp during the Anglo Boer War

Boer hero Emily Hobhouse (9 April 1860 – 8 June 1926), a British welfare campaigner who is primarily remembered for bringing to the attention of the British public, and working to change, the deprived conditions inside the British concentration camps in South Africa built for Boer women and children during the Anglo Boer War. Her ashes are buried in the National Women's Memorial in Bloemfontein, South Africa.

Boer hero Emily Hobhouse (9 April 1860 – 8 June 1926), a British welfare campaigner who is primarily remembered for bringing to the attention of the British public, and working to change, the deprived conditions inside the British concentration camps in South Africa built for Boer women and children during the Anglo Boer War. Her ashes are buried in the National Women's Memorial in Bloemfontein, South Africa.

Louis Botha, General in the Boer Wars (on the Boer side, of course), and first Prime Minister of the Union of South Africa a scant ten years later.

Louis Botha, General in the Boer Wars (on the Boer side, of course), and first Prime Minister of the Union of South Africa a scant ten years later.

Anglo-Boer War Concentration Camps - the abhorrent conditions in these camps caused the death of 4 177 women, 22 074 children under sixteen and 1 676 men.

Anglo-Boer War Concentration Camps - the abhorrent conditions in these camps caused the death of 4 177 women, 22 074 children under sixteen and 1 676 men.

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

"Canada sent 40 teachers to teach Boer children (in the concentration camps), an initiative started by Emily Hobhouse"

"Canada sent 40 teachers to teach Boer children (in the concentration camps), an initiative started by Emily Hobhouse"

Nicolaas (Niklaas) Pieter Johannes Janse van Rensburg (30 August 1864 – 11 March 1926), affectionately known as Siener (Seer) van Rensburg, considered a prophet of God. Siener was illiterate, but was able to read the Bible. He never carried a weapon into battle, only the Bible, and was never hurt. He famously correctly predicated, amongst other events, the murder of Koos de la Rey

Nicolaas (Niklaas) Pieter Johannes Janse van Rensburg (30 August 1864 – 11 March 1926), affectionately known as Siener (Seer) van Rensburg, considered a prophet of God. Siener was illiterate, but was able to read the Bible. He never carried a weapon into battle, only the Bible, and was never hurt. He famously correctly predicated, amongst other events, the murder of Koos de la Rey

Anglo Boer War - Scorched earth campaign by the British against the Boers. A Boer family with a few belongings they were allowed to keep, watch as their animals are slaughtered and their home is torched by the British.

Anglo Boer War - Scorched earth campaign by the British against the Boers. A Boer family with a few belongings they were allowed to keep, watch as their animals are slaughtered and their home is torched by the British.

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