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Boer soldier fighting the British Empire

Boer soldier fighting the British Empire

Oct Boer War begins in South Africa map of SA African Map, African States, African History, History Class, World History, South Africa Map, Military History, Military Photos, Historical Maps
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General Tobias Smuts, with his Krag-Jorgenson rifle, during the Boer War.

General Tobias Smuts, with his Krag-Jorgenson rifle, during the Boer War.

Farms burning courtesy of the British scorched earth policy. Destroying the Boer's homes, starving their women and children in concentration camps in an attempt to break their resolve War Novels, Earth Photos, War Photography, History Projects, Lest We Forget, Second World, African History, American Revolution, History Facts
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Farms burning courtesy of the British scorched earth policy. Destroying the Boer's homes, starving their women and children in concentration camps in an attempt to break their resolve

 Second Anglo-Boer War, 1899 - War Novels, War Photography, Modern History, Modern Warfare, African History, History Facts, Cold War, Old Pictures, South Africa
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One of my heroes of the ABW ..As his mates saw him. And what is left of his legacy today A while back in Heilbron's cemetery. Hans Jacob Swart.....

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Scorched Earth Photos West Africa, South Africa, War Novels, Earth Photos, St Helena, My Heritage, African History, Old Pictures, Historical Photos
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kemetic-dreams: “ The Bengal Famine: How the British engineered the worst genocide in human history for profit “I hate Indians. They are a beastly people with a beastly religion. The famine was their.

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Burning a Boer farm, 1901 (c) Close Air Support, War Novels, Saint Matthew, Dream Images, Earth Photos, Lest We Forget, African History, World War Two, Old Pictures
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Anglo-Boer War's British Concentration Camps for Boer women & children. Colonial, Military History, Military Gear, Military Diet, Military Police, Army, My Heritage, African History, British History
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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…

Louis Botha, General in the Boer Wars (on the Boer side, of course), and first Prime Minister of the Union of South Africa a scant ten years later. Military Photos, Military History, Union Of South Africa, First Prime Minister, Head Of State, People Of Interest, Second World, African History, World History

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This Day in History: Oct 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. Cape Colony, Union Of South Africa, Vintage Metal Signs, African History, African Art, British Colonial, Second World, Modern Warfare, Zulu

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. The Second Boer War (Dutch: Tweede Boerenoorlog, Afrikaans: Tweede Vryheidsoorlog or Tweede Boereoorlog) was fought from 11 October 1899 until 31 May 1902 between the British Empire and the Afrikaans-speaking Dutch settlers of two independent Boer republics, the South African Republic (Transvaal Republic) and the Orange Free State. It ended with a British victory and the…