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Boer War Memorial, Bloemfontein, Free State, South Africa  -  Travel Photos by Galen R Frysinger, Sheboygan, Wisconsin

Boer General Koos De La Rey - one of South Africa's best loved military leaders during the Anglo Boer-War. Famous for his humane treatment of his enemies I Am An African, War Novels, War Photography, My Land, African History, World History, Military History, Victorian Era, Rey

Boer General Koos De La Rey (22/10/1847 - 15/09/1914), one of South Africa's best loved military leaders during the Anglo Boer-War. Famous for his humane treatment of his enemies

Boer mother and child in a British Concentration Camp, Anglo-Boer War, About 30 000 women and children died in the British Concentration Camps.

Die Nasionale Vrouemonument in Bloemfontein

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 Mary Shelley, African History, Women In History, History Online, British Government, Great Women, Interesting History, Famous Women, Held
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Biography of Emily Hobhouse

A biography of Emily Hobhouse with pictures.

memorial to the women Paul Kruger and the President Martinus Theunis Steyn of the Orange Free State Boer War Memorial, Bloemfontein, Free State, South Africa Free State, African History, Africa Travel, Countries Of The World, Travel Photos, South Africa, Places To Go, Beautiful Places, Scenery
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Boer War Memorial, Bloemfontein, Free State, South Africa  -  Travel Photos by Galen R Frysinger, Sheboygan, Wisconsin

Boer child in a British Concentration Camp, Anglo-Boer War, About 30 000 women and children died in 17 British Concentration Camps. A further 35 camps were set up for the black Africans, died, who worked on the farms of the absent fighters. World History, World War Ii, History Online, Churchill, Religion, Black History Facts, Lest We Forget, Interesting History, Crime

This Day in History: May 31, 1902: The Boer War ends

Boer child in a British Concentration Camp, Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902. About 30 000 women and children died in the British Concentration Camps. Including my gran's sister.

This is the first general history of the concentration camps of the Anglo-Boer or South African War in over fifty years, and the first to use in depth the very rich and extensive official documents in South African and British archives. World History Lessons, Family History, African History, South Africa, Camping, Genealogy, Pioneer Crafts, British, Military
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Elizabeth van Heyningen Launches The Concentration Camps of the Anglo-Boer War

Elizabeth van Heyningen launched her new book, The Concentration Camps of the Anglo-Boer War: A Social History, at The Book Lounge in Cape Town last night. The turnout for her discussion with the head of the

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Haunting Photos Of History's First Concentration Camps, 40 Years Before The Holocaust

27000+ woman and children died in British Concentration camps in South-Africa during 1899 and 1902

Emily Hobhouse was a Cornish campaigner and activist, most famous for bringing the appalling conditions of the British concentration camps to the attention of the British public during the Boer War. She also worked to improve the condition

FUCK YEAH HISTORY CRUSHES

Emily Hobhouse (1860-1926) was a Cornish campaigner and activist, most famous for bringing the appalling conditions of the British concentration camps to the attention of the British public during the...

Women and children in a British concentration camp during the Boer War. Nasa History, History Facts, Florence, Northampton Town, War Novels, The Settlers, History Projects, Medical History, African History
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Famous Personages from the Boer War

Several people made comments on the recent Conan Doyle post regarding the Boer War, so the conflict was on my mind. If you're not famil...

Women and children in a British concentration camp during the Boer War. Nasa History, History Facts, Florence, Northampton Town, War Novels, The Settlers, History Projects, Medical History, African History
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Famous Personages from the Boer War

Several people made comments on the recent Conan Doyle post regarding the Boer War, so the conflict was on my mind. If you're not famil...

Second Boer War - Paul Kruger, leader of the South African Republic, (Transvaal), issued an ultimatum of withdrawal in response to the British ultimatum by Joseph Chamberlain for foreigner rights, which escalated the situation to a state of war History Online, World History, African History, African Art, West Africa, South Africa, Africa Map, Kruger National Park, National Parks
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Second Boer War

Second Boer War - Paul Kruger, leader of the South African Republic, (Transvaal), issued an ultimatum of withdrawal in response to the British ultimatum by Joseph Chamberlain for uitlander rights, which escalated the situation to a state of war

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This Day in History: May 31, 1902: The Boer War ends

In Pretoria, representatives of Great Britain and the Boer states sign the Treaty of Vereeniging, officially ending the three-and-a-half-year South African Boer War. The Boers, also known as Afrikaners, were the descendants of the original Dutch settlers of southern Africa. Britain took possession of the Dutch Cape colony in 1806 during the Napoleonic wars, sparking resistance from the independence-minded Boers, who resented the Anglicization of South Africa and Britain's anti-slavery…

Angol-Boer War Rice "Pepperpot" blockhouse and its standard seven-man crew. This style of blockhouse was the most common due to its quick construction and cheap cost versus the stone blockhouse. Military Photos, Military History, Local History, Family History, Small Castles, War Novels, Armed Conflict, Horse Drawings, Fortification

Boer War blockhouse (South Africa)

I wondered if anybody would be interested in this photo of a Boar war blockhouse. The origanal photo was faded and sepia, I have had it restored and coloured, it is now