This Day in History: Oct 11, 1899: Boer War begins in South Africa dingeengoete.blogspot.com http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-8oVqBfoUMfY/UG-dtsSDZbI/AAAAAAAAGBc/dbQCQ8z5XzQ/s1600/Boer%2BChildren%2Bdisplaced%2Bduring%2Bthe%2BBoer%2BWar%2Bin%2Ba%2Bconcentration%2Bcamp.jpg
Battle of Magersfontein - 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.
Boer War Maps - Map of the Boer Republic of Transvaal Showing Blockhouse Lines and South African Constabulary Posts with Dates of Completion - Credit : Canada. Dept. of Militia and Defence, Organization, equipment, despatch and service of the Canadian contingents during the war in South Africa, 1899-1900:Supplementary report (Sessional paper no. 35a), Ottawa, Queens Printer, 1901