Funeral of Jan Smuts 1950. | Crowds at the funeral of the South African wartime Prime Minister General Jannie Smuts on15 Sept 1950.

Funeral of Jan Smuts 1950. | Crowds at the funeral of the South African wartime Prime Minister General Jannie Smuts on15 Sept 1950.

Jan Smuts statue, Parliament Square, London, c.1 August 1957

Jan Smuts statue, Parliament Square, London, c.1 August 1957

Jan Smuts in the field. Jan Smuts, Boer general and future Prime Minister

Jan Smuts in the field. Jan Smuts, Boer general and future Prime Minister

Field Marshall Jan Smuts

Field Marshall Jan Smuts

Princess Elizabeth, General Jan Smuts, King George VI, Queen Elizabeth I (Queen Mother) and Princess Margaret stand at the foot of Table Mountain - Cape Town, South Africa, 1947

Princess Elizabeth, General Jan Smuts, King George VI, Queen Elizabeth I (Queen Mother) and Princess Margaret stand at the foot of Table Mountain - Cape Town, South Africa, 1947

A memorial to Field Marshal, The Right Honourable, Jan Smuts OM, CH, ED, PC, KC, FRS at Kedar Heritage Lodge, Conference Centre & Spa

A memorial to Field Marshal, The Right Honourable, Jan Smuts OM, CH, ED, PC, KC, FRS at Kedar Heritage Lodge, Conference Centre & Spa

Jan Smuts and other Boer fighters near the end of the Boer War in 1902.

Jan Smuts and other Boer fighters near the end of the Boer War in 1902.

And here they are - two fellow Legionnaires, the two great prime ministers of Great Britain and South Africa, Prime Ministers, Winston Churchill and Field Marshal Jan Smuts, in the garden of 10 Downing Street, London, on 5 October 1943.

And here they are - two fellow Legionnaires, the two great prime ministers of Great Britain and South Africa, Prime Ministers, Winston Churchill and Field Marshal Jan Smuts, in the garden of 10 Downing Street, London, on 5 October 1943.

This Day in History: Sep 11, 1950: Jan Smuts, statesman, military leader & philosopher, dies

This Day in History: Sep 11, 1950: Jan Smuts, statesman, military leader & philosopher, dies

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