Boer War

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Map of the Great Trek (South Africa) during the 1830s and 1840s by Boers (Dutch/Afrikaans for "farmers").

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Map of the Great Trek (South Africa) during the 1830s and 1840s by Boers (Dutch/Afrikaans for "farmers").

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

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Memoir of Hester Johanna Maria Uys, a child interned in Boer War concentrations camps in South Afirca

30000+ woman and children died in British Concentration camps in South-Africa during 1899 and 1902

30000+ woman and children died in British Concentration camps in South-Africa during 1899 and 1902

Of the slightly more than 104,000 women and children placed in these camps, about 28,000 died. The humanitarian world was appalled. The conduct of the British against the civilian Boer population was the subject of universal disapprobation, so it's interesting to note that his written defense of the British cause in the war was the reason Conan Doyle (creator of the Sherlock Holmes) was later knighted

Of the slightly more than 104,000 women and children placed in these camps, about 28,000 died. The humanitarian world was appalled. The conduct of the British against the civilian Boer population was the subject of universal disapprobation, so it's interesting to note that his written defense of the British cause in the war was the reason Conan Doyle (creator of the Sherlock Holmes) was later knighted

Voordat die Voortrekkers, wat hulle wapens buite die kraal moes laat bly, kon vertrek, is hulle op Dingaan se bevel vermoor. Hier word die name van die vermoordes gelys.

Voordat die Voortrekkers, wat hulle wapens buite die kraal moes laat bly, kon vertrek, is hulle op Dingaan se bevel vermoor. Hier word die name van die vermoordes gelys.

Hierdie foto van Kruger wat in 1864 geneem is hang in Krugerhuis in Pretoria. this Day in History: Oct 10, 1825: Paul Kruger, the face of Boer resistance against the British during the Second Boer War is born

this Day in History: Oct 10, 1825: Paul Kruger, the face of Boer resistance against the British during the Second Boer War is born

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). Kruger was born at Bulhoek, on his grandfather's farm in the British Cape Colony, and he grew up on the farm Vaalbank. He received…

Tented concentration camp during the Anglo Boer War.

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Tented concentration camp during the Anglo Boer War.

Europe forgot about the genocide of the Boers // Europe again "forgot" about the genocide of the Boers at the beginning of the XX century. Pope Francis on Sunday honoured the 100th anniversary of the slaughter of Armenians by calling it "the first genocide of the 20th century." "Why Europe has forgotten us? .." - Asks 27.000 Boer's women and children who died in British concentration camps.

Europe forgot about the genocide of the Boers // Europe again "forgot" about the genocide of the Boers at the beginning of the XX century. Pope Francis on Sunday honoured the 100th anniversary of the slaughter of Armenians by calling it "the first genocide of the 20th century." "Why Europe has forgotten us? .." - Asks 27.000 Boer's women and children who died in British concentration camps.

Afskrif van Jopie Fourie se laaste brief voor hy terreggestel is.

Afskrif van Jopie Fourie se laaste brief voor hy terreggestel is.

Africans who had spied for the Boers, captured by the British near Waterval, Standerton.

Africans who had spied for the Boers, captured by the British near Waterval, Standerton.

Civil War Veteran Jacob Miller of the 9th Indiana Infantry was shot in the forehead on September 19th 1863 at Brock Field at Chickamauga. He survived the shot later writing that he had a constant reminder of the Chickamauga Battlefield and the constant pain he suffered from that wound.

Civil War Veteran Jacob Miller of the 9th Indiana Infantry was shot in the forehead on September 19th 1863 at Brock Field at Chickamauga. He survived the shot later writing that he had a constant reminder of the Chickamauga Battlefield and the constant pain he suffered from that wound.

Boer farmstead. During the Second Boer War the "scorched earth" policy was…

The South African BOER WAR 1899-1902

Boer farmstead. During the Second Boer War the "scorched earth" policy was…