Old photograph of a Boer War, Scottish, Highland Piper c.1900
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Explore the first and second Boer Wars. Why did these wars shake the British military so badly they affected the tactics employed for World War One?
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A comprehensive database containing the records of more than 55,000 British soldiers killed, captured or wounded in the Second Boer War goes online
British soldiers man a Model 1895 Colt machine gun at Krantz Kloof during the Boer War, circa 1900. This particular gun is mounted on a horse-drawn carriage rather than a tripod.
British infantry officer on sentry duty, Boer War
The iconic British defeat on 24th January 1900, during Buller’s second and disastrous attempt to cross the Tugela River and relieve Ladysmith in the Great Boer War
Buller’s disastrous first attempt to cross the Tugela River in Natal and relieve Ladysmith, on 15th December 1899: last of the three battles of ‘Black Week’.
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EARLY BOERS 1899-1900 1:Urban boer,1899.2:German volunteer doctor,1899.3:Volunteer,'Chicogo Irish-American Corps',Blake's Irish Brigade.4:Gunner Transvaal Staatsartilierie.5:African agyterryer
The bodies of dead British soldiers lay strewn on the ground following the Battle of Spion Kop in South Africa on 23 and 24 January 1900.
English soldiers in Boer War
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It was a war of greed. An already rich and powerful nation wanted more and was willing to sacrifice anything to get it. The Sec...