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Suffer the Little Children: British Concentration Camps During the Anglo-Boer War African History, Women In History, National History Day, The Settlers, History Projects, Lest We Forget, New World Order, My Land, Back In The Day

Suffer the Little Children: British Concentration Camps During the 2nd Anglo-Boer War

As promised, this is not a happy story. Some of the photos in this post are disturbing. They break my heart. I hope I do not use them gratuitously. The Anglo-Boer War of 1899-1902 has a strange hol…

Morris Cigarettes "Boer War (set of 20 issued in "How Captain Towse (Gordon Highlanders) won his Victoria Cross" Military Art, Military History, Ww2 Posters, Propaganda Art, Safari, Highlanders, Toy Soldiers, British Army, African History

Cigarette Card - Captain Towse VC

Morris Cigarettes "Boer War 1900" (set of 20 issued in 1900) "How Captain Towse (Gordon Highlanders) won his Victoria Cross"

Jacobus Johannes Cornelis (Japie) Greyling, is gebore in 1890 op die plaas Smaldeel in die distrik Hoopstad, Oranje Vrystaat. Gedurende die Anglo-Boereoorlog was Japie se vader en 2 ouer broers op kommando om teen die Engelse te veg British Soldier, British Army, Union Of South Africa, Namibia, Good Old Times, Vocabulary Games, My Childhood Memories, Modern Warfare, My Land

Japie Greying: Bravery in the face of death

At dawn on a dewy, autumn morning in April 1901, Captain J.E.B Seeley and 20 handpicked, well armed British soldiers surrounded a farmhouse situated on Smaldeel, in the district of Hopetown in the …

Net 'n kort foto toer van 'n Boer wat krygsgevange geneem is in die Anglo-Boere Oorlog.... Gevang, gehok, ge-trein, geskip, gehok, ge-los, gekry en getreur.  The Anglo Boer War through the eyes of a Boer POW ( Prisoner of War ) Union Of South Africa, Armed Conflict, St Helena, Prisoners Of War, My Heritage, British Army, African History, Educational Activities, Vintage Photography

Net 'n kort foto toer van 'n Boer wat krygsgevange geneem is in die Anglo-Boere Oorlog.... Gevang, gehok, ge-trein, geskip, gehok, ge-los, gekry en getreur. The Anglo Boer War through the eyes of a Boer POW ( Prisoner of War )

Boer War "Rough Riders" of New Zealand - image probably taken in 1904 - the subjects are the Officers and NCO's of the North Auckland Mounted Rifles just after the Boer War of 1899 - Nz History, World History, New Zealand Image, British Army Uniform, Armed Conflict, Rough Riders, War Photography, Lest We Forget, Military History

History - NZMR

Learn more about the history of gambling in New Zealand and how the Christchurch Casino became one of the greatest entertainment centers in the country.

New York Life-Day by Day: The South African BOER WAR 1899-1902 TRAGEDY OF THE BOER WAR Military Art, Military History, New York Life, History Projects, A Day In Life, British Colonial, Pearl Harbor, African History, World War Two

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 halfway house for the Dutch fleet to pick up fresh water and fresh vegetable for their crews. These ships were on their way to trade in the Orient, to places like Batavia ,India and Malaysia. The only indigenous people living in this area were the Koi ,so as the Colony grew, more workers were needed and the Dutch imported slaves from Malaysia, India and the east coast of…

Een aande gedurende die oorlog, het sy vader se kommando op die plaas oornag. Die Engelse was kort op hulle hakke, en agter hulle bloed aan. Die oggend nadat die kommando vertrek het, daag die Engelse dan ook daar op. Die offisier in bevel, 'n sekere kaptein JEB Sealy, kry dan ook bewyse op die plaas dat die kommando daar oornag het. Nadat Sealy bietjie rondgekyk het, sien hy vir Japie daar naby staan en besluit om hom te ondervra. Hoeveel van hulle was daar? Armed Conflict, Stencil Patterns, Teaching History, My Heritage, My Land, African History, Military History, Funny People, My World

Een aande gedurende die oorlog, het sy vader se kommando op die plaas oornag. Die Engelse was kort op hulle hakke, en agter hulle bloed aan. Die oggend nadat die kommando vertrek het, daag die Engelse dan ook daar op. Die offisier in bevel, 'n sekere kaptein JEB Sealy, kry dan ook bewyse op die plaas dat die kommando daar oornag het. Nadat Sealy bietjie rondgekyk het, sien hy vir Japie daar naby staan en besluit om hom te ondervra. Hoeveel van hulle was daar?

The last Kommando to surrender.in the Free State. That of Genl Nieuwoudt on the June 1902 Armed Conflict, Free State, Industrial Revolution, British Army, African History, Military History, Old Pictures, Warfare, Family History

Die laaste Kommando wat oorgee. Vrystaat. Onder leiding van Genl. Nieuwoudt. 16 Junie 1901. Krediet aan oom Nico Moolan.

Launching the balloon during the Battle of Magersfontein, during the Second Boer War, on December 1899 Air Balloon, Balloons, War Novels, World Conflicts, British Colonial, British Army, African History, Old Pictures, South Africa

Battle of Magersfontein - The Boer War 1899

The Battle of Magersfontein in The Boer War 1899 Methuen’s disastrous defeat at the hands of Cronje’s Boers, the Highland Brigade suffering severe loss