South African War

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Men of the First Battalion the Rifle Brigade before embarking on a ship on the Isle of Wight to take them to South Africa in 1899 British Armed Forces, British Soldier, British Army, Military Photos, Military History, World Conflicts, War Photography, British Colonial, Black N White Images

Fascinating rare photographs show soldiers in Boer War

The album contains more than 150 black and white images of the First Battalion Rifle Brigade and provide a fascinating record of their battles with the Boers in South Africa from 1899 to 1902.

 This Day in History: Oct Boer War begins in South Africa I lived near here in Volksrust. World War I, World History, Oct 11, Canadian History, History Images, African History, War Machine, Military History, Old Pictures

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 Sec...

Geni - Photos in Photos from Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) BETHULIE Kamp/Camp Armed Conflict, History Projects, My Land, African History, Old Pictures, Warfare, Family History, South Africa, Two By Two

Photos in Photos from Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) BETHULIE Kamp/Camp

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Commandant Potgieter sprawled in the grass 27 metres from the British line, after the battle of Rooiwal on 11 April He and 50 of his men died charging the British line on horseback. - This Day in History: Mar Battle of Tweebosch, South Africa Honduras, Congo Free State, Addis Abeba, French West Africa, Last Battle, Korean War, British Colonial, Second World, African History

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Valliant Death of a Commandant. Commandant Potgieter sprawled in the grass 27 metres from the British line, after the battle of Rooiwal on 11 April 1902. He and 50 of his men died gallantly charging the British line on horseback.

A short history of the Great Trek - The Commissie Treks are sent to find suitable destinations for the trek Louis Trichardt, Colonial, Vintage Dance, Good Old Times, West Art, Modern Warfare, African History, Old West, Trek

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The Boers Probe the Hinterland - Hendrik Potgieter decided it was time for action. He decided it was time to pack wagons, sell farms and write letters to family. The Great Trek was to start with just a few families moving out on their own. Before this was to happen, Potgieter decided to send out 2 parties whose job it was to scout for suitable land and make contact with the Portuguese in Delagoa Bay or Inhambane. Commanding the 2 parties were Johannes van Rensburg and Louis Trichardt.

Historical Photos: Boer troops during the South African War Uk History, European History, African History, Modern History, Union Of South Africa, War Novels, Military History, Old Pictures, Historical Photos

Boer troops lining up in battle against the British during the South African War (1899–1902)

One of many Boer families of high class after arrival at a UK concentration camp. Contemporary History, New York Life, A Day In Life, African History, British Army, British History, Military History, Old Pictures, Wwii

The South African BOER WAR 1899-1902

The South African BOER WAR 1899-1902. Cape of Good Hope. The Cape of Good Hope ,South Africa was founded in 1652 as a ...

The South African War (or Second Anglo-Boer War) was the first overseas conflict to involve New Zealand troops. It was fought between the British Empire and the Boer sector of South African population and began in History Online, World History, Uk History, British History, British Soldier, British Army, Union Of South Africa, My Land, African History

African History: The Second Boer War

Between 1899-1902, the world's largest empire fought a drawn out war against two small and poorly armed republics. What should have been a routine victory instead revealed the limits of British power.

Stock Photo - The surrender of General Cronje after the Battle of Paardeberg or Perdeberg, South Africa, 27 February 1900 during the Second Boer War. African History, Historical Photos, Royalty Free Images, South Africa, Battle, Stock Photos, Illustration, Painting, Warriors

Stock Photo - The surrender of General Cronje after the Battle of Paardeberg or Perdeberg, South Africa, 27 February 1900 during the Second Boer War. Pieter Arnoldus Cronjé, aka Piet

Download this stock image: The surrender of General Cronje after the Battle of Paardeberg or Perdeberg, South Africa, 27 February 1900 during the Second Boer War. Pieter Arnoldus Cronjé, aka Piet Cronjé, 1836 – 1911. General of the South African Republic's military forces during the Anglo-Boer wars of 1880-1881 and 1899-1902. - GP2MH9 from Alamy's library of millions of high resolution stock photos, illustrations and vectors.

At a drift just outside Lydenburg, Ass-Cmdt-Gen Ben J. Viljoen was taken prisoner in an ambush on the night of 25 Jan 1902 by British soldiers under Maj. Orr while he and 4 adjutants were on their way to their headquarters at Pilgrims Rest. War Novels, Armed Conflict, British Soldier, Prisoner, Bury, Pilgrim, World War Two, South Africa, The Outsiders

At a drift just outside Lydenburg, Ass-Cmdt-Gen Ben J. Viljoen was taken prisoner in an ambush on the night of 25 Jan 1902 by British soldiers under Maj. Orr while he and 4 adjutants were on their way to their headquarters at Pilgrims Rest.

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