Anglo-Boereoorlog / Anglo Boer War

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My herkoms 1899 - 1902 / My heritage 1899 - 1902

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Boer General Koos De La Rey - one of South Africa's best loved military leaders during the Anglo Boer-War. Famous for his humane treatment of his enemies War Novels, War Photography, African History, Military History, World History, Victorian Era, Rey, South Africa, I Am An African

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

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

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 War Novels, Earth Photos, War Photography, History Projects, Lest We Forget, African History, American Revolution, Second World, History Facts

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

Nicolaas Pieter Johannes ("Niklaas" or "Siener") Janse van Rensburg: (August Armed Conflict, The Settlers, My Land, African History, Art History, South Africa, Van, 30 August, Warfare

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

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. Military Photos, Military History, Union Of South Africa, First Prime Minister, Head Of State, People Of Interest, African History, Second World, World History

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.

Meisies dra die oorskot van Emily Hobhouse na haar finale rusplek in die Vrouemonument in Bloemfontein. African History, Women In History, Nursing Profession, Teaching History, My Heritage, Afrikaans, Casket, Back In The Day, World War Two

Young girls carry the body of Emily Hobhouse to her final resting place at the foot of the National Women's Memorial in Bloemfontein South Africa.

"Canada sent 40 teachers to teach Boer children (in the concentration camps), an initiative started by Emily Hobhouse" I Am Canadian, Canadian History, November 3, July 28, African History, Women In History, Great Women, Amazing Women, 20th Century Women

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

The National Women's Memorial in honour of the somewhat 30 000 women and children who died in concentration camps during the Anglo Boer War, mostly due to neglect and starvation. Beautiful Places To Visit, Beautiful World, History Projects, African History, Africa Travel, Countries Of The World, Heritage Site, South Africa, National Parks

The National Women's Memorial in honour of the somewhat 30 000 women and children who died in concentration camps during the Anglo Boer War, mostly due to neglect and starvation. Bloemfontein, South Africa

Paul Kruger 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 Second Empire, Kruger National Park, African History, African Art, British Army, World War I, Military History, South Africa, Two By Two

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).

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

Koos de la Rey and his family. His wife, Nonnie, never let the British capture her to be 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

De La Rey - Song by Bok van Blerk about the Anglo-Boer War (and a tribute to General Koos de la Rey), with English subtitles. Film Dance, Music Film, Amazing Music, Good Music, Soldier Songs, War Novels, African States, Armed Conflict, All About Music

De la Rey Song - with English subtitles

The controversial song by Bok van Blerk about the Anglo-Boer War that caused an outcry of indignation in South Africa. As the British tried to do a hundred y...

The Battle Of Colenso Natal South Africa During The Second Boer War The Last Desperate Attempt To Save The Guns Of The And Batteries From The Book South Africa And The Transvaal War By Louis Fine Art Prints, Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Colonial, Military History, Military Art, Heritage Image, Photographic Prints, Poster Size Prints

Battle of Colenso, 15 December, 1899. Attempting to relieve the siege of Ladysmith, Sir Redvers Buller tried to cross the Tugela River at the town of Colenso, Natal. Lacking competent staff officers and good battlefield intelligence, Buller's sizable force was soundly defeated by a much smaller Boer force. Four officers won Victoria Crosses for trying to rescue guns of the royal field artillery that had been cut off by Boer rifle fire.