Boer troops lining up in battle against the British during the South African War (1899–1902)

Boer troops lining up in battle against the British during the South African War (1899–1902)

Unidentified photographer   Killed British soldiers lying in trenches after the Battle of Spioenkop, near Ladysmith, Natal, South Africa.   1900, January

Unidentified photographer Killed British soldiers lying in trenches after the Battle of Spioenkop, near Ladysmith, Natal, South Africa. 1900, January

Boereskerpskutters langs 'n spoorlyn. Die man in die wit baadjie is Henry Williams, later lid van Danie Theron se vrywilligers

Boereskerpskutters langs 'n spoorlyn. Die man in die wit baadjie is Henry Williams, later lid van Danie Theron se vrywilligers

Deneys Reitz (1882—1944),  Wrote an excellent book about his exploits during the Boer War.

Deneys Reitz (1882—1944), Wrote an excellent book about his exploits during the Boer War.

Jacoba Barrett (Right) in battle gear Boer war During the battle of Spioenkop

Jacoba Barrett (Right) in battle gear Boer war During the battle of Spioenkop

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

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

Johanna Brandt (18 November 1876 in Heidelberg / Transvaal – 13 January 1964 in Nuweland) was a South African propagandist of Afrikaner nationalism, spy during the Boer War, prophet and writer on controversial health subjects.

Johanna Brandt (18 November 1876 in Heidelberg / Transvaal – 13 January 1964 in Nuweland) was a South African propagandist of Afrikaner nationalism, spy during the Boer War, prophet and writer on controversial health subjects.

Cornelis Broeksema - voor 'n vuurpeleton gesterf, omdat hy die wrede dade wat gepleeg is deur die Britte teenoor die vrouens & kinders in die konsentrasiekampe wyd & syd verkondig het.

Cornelis Broeksema - voor 'n vuurpeleton gesterf, omdat hy die wrede dade wat gepleeg is deur die Britte teenoor die vrouens & kinders in die konsentrasiekampe wyd & syd verkondig het.

On 15 December, 1899, fourteen-year-old bugler John Francis Dunne became a British folk hero with his valor during the Boer War Battle of Colenso. Dunne sounded the advance as his battalion, the Royal Dublin Fusiliers, splashed across the Tugela River in the face of Boer fire. After a bullet went through his right arm and a chunk of shrapnel struck his chest, Dunne shifted his bugle to his left hand and continued to blow the sound of the advance. By some accounts he was the first of his…

On 15 December, 1899, fourteen-year-old bugler John Francis Dunne became a British folk hero with his valor during the Boer War Battle of Colenso. Dunne sounded the advance as his battalion, the Royal Dublin Fusiliers, splashed across the Tugela River in the face of Boer fire. After a bullet went through his right arm and a chunk of shrapnel struck his chest, Dunne shifted his bugle to his left hand and continued to blow the sound of the advance. By some accounts he was the first of his…

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