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Памятники и музеи истории ЮАР / Memorials and museums of South African history

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This Day in History: Sep Start of "Die Voortrekkers" youth movement fo. This Day in History: Sep Start of "Die Voortrekkers" youth movement for Afrikaners in Bloemfontein, South Africa. Source by vianroos. Union Of South Africa, South African Flag, Apartheid Museum, African History, African Art, My Land, History Facts, Best Vacations, Countries Of The World

This Day in History: Sep 30, 1931: Start of "Die Voortrekkers" youth movement for Afrikaners in Bloemfontein, South Africa.

The founding of the Voortrekkers coincided with the growth of Afrikaner nationalism in South Africa, then a member of the British Commonwealth. In some ways it was an Afrikaans-language alternative to the largely English-speaking Boy Scout movement, with its British heritage. The original concept of a youth movement amongst Afrikaners was formulated by Dr. C.F. Visser in 1913 in Bloemfontein. Dr. Visser appealed to the directors of the Boy Scout Movement (founded in 1907) to allow the…

Voordat die Voortrekkers, wat hulle wapens buite die kraal moes laat bly, kon vertrek, is hulle op Dingaan se bevel vermoor. Hier word die name van die vermoordes gelys. Union Of South Africa, South African Air Force, Jaco, African History, History Facts, Military History, Homeland, Historical Photos, Monuments

Voordat die Voortrekkers, wat hulle wapens buite die kraal moes laat bly, kon vertrek, is hulle op Dingaan se bevel vermoor. Hier word die name van die vermoordes gelys.

 Memorial to those banished to foreign lands. Lion Face Drawing, Union Of South Africa, South African Air Force, Free State, African History, Africa Travel, Sheboygan Wisconsin, Travel Photos, War Memorials

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

Boer War Memorial, Bloemfontein. Memorial to those banished to foreign lands.

Jacobus Johannes Cornelis (Japie) Greyling, is gebore in 1890 op die plaas Smaldeel in die distrik Hoopstad, Oranje Vrystaat. Gedurende die Anglo-Boereoorlog was Japie se vader en 2 ouer broers op kommando om teen die Engelse te veg British Soldier, British Army, Union Of South Africa, Namibia, Good Old Times, Vocabulary Games, My Childhood Memories, Modern Warfare, My Land

Japie Greying: Bravery in the face of death

At dawn on a dewy, autumn morning in April 1901, Captain J.E.B Seeley and 20 handpicked, well armed British soldiers surrounded a farmhouse situated on Smaldeel, in the district of Hopetown in the …

 Memorial to the women. Cemetery Monuments, Free State, Lest We Forget, My Heritage, African History, Africa Travel, Childhood Memories, Travel Photos, South Africa

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

Boer War Memorial, Bloemfontein. Memorial to the women.

Sarie Marais' Grave  - Die graf van Sara Johanna Adriana Nel (nèè Maré). Sy was moontlik die inspirasie vir die liedjie. My Sarie Marais is so ver van my hart, Maar'k hoop om haar weer te sien. Sy het in die wyk van die Mooirivier gewoon, Nog voor die oorlog het begin.O bring my t'rug na die ou Transvaal, Daar waar my Sarie woon, Daar onder in die mielies by die groen doringboom, Daar woon my Sarie Marais x2. War Novels, Modern Warfare, African History, East London, Family History, South Africa, Garden Sculpture, Cool Photos, Graveyards

Sarie Marais' Grave - Die graf van Sara Johanna Adriana Nel (nèè Maré). Sy was moontlik die inspirasie vir die liedjie. My Sarie Marais is so ver van my hart, Maar'k hoop om haar weer te sien. Sy het in die wyk van die Mooirivier gewoon, Nog voor die oorlog het begin.O bring my t'rug na die ou Transvaal, Daar waar my Sarie woon, Daar onder in die mielies by die groen doringboom, Daar woon my Sarie Marais x2.

Statue of Louis Botha. This statue of Louis Botha is by Raffaello Romanelli and is to be found outside the South African Parliament buidling, Cape Town. Botha was the first Prime Minister of the Union of South Africa. History For Kids, Art History, History Quotes, History Facts, Union Of South Africa, Port Elizabeth, Pretoria, Beaches In The World, African American History

Statue of Louis Botha, South African Prime Minister

This statue of Louis Botha is by Raffaello Romanelli and is to be found outside the South African Parliament buidling, Cape Town. Botha was the first Prime Minister of the Union of South Africa. Wikipedia entry

Boer War Memorial, Bloemfontein. C.R. de Wet. Free State, African History, Africa Travel, World War, Travel Photos, Art Reference, South Africa, Sheboygan Wisconsin, Memories

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

Boer War Memorial, Bloemfontein. C.R. de Wet.

Stoel Monument near Middelburg in Eastern Cape, South Africa (created by nelcoe) - One of the top commandants in the Cape, Johannes LÖTTER was known for his daring "hit and run" tactics. On 12 October 1901 LÖTTER was taken to a spot next to the Richmond Road where he was tied to a chair and shot. He was buried there and this is where the "Stoel Monument" still stands. African States, 12 October, British Army, My Land, African History, Homeland, South Africa, Earth, Landscape

Stoel Monument

Use a smartphone or GPS device to navigate to the provided coordinates. Look for a small hidden container. When you find it, write your name and date in the logbook. If you take something from the container, leave something in exchange. The terrain is 2 and difficulty is 1.5 (out of 5).

 Memorial to the women. Sheboygan Wisconsin, Free State, Africa Travel, Travel Photos, Art Reference, South Africa, Birth, Roses, African

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

Boer War Memorial, Bloemfontein. Memorial to the women. Detail.

Boer War Memorial, Bloemfontein, Free State, South Africa  -  Travel Photos by Galen R Frysinger, Sheboygan, Wisconsin Sheboygan Wisconsin, Free State, Africa Travel, Military History, Monuments, Statue Of Liberty, Travel Photos, Art Reference, South Africa

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

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

KwaZulu-Natal’s Historic British, Zulu and Boer Battlefields and Midlands Meander routes – arts, crafts, eco adventures - South Africa End Of Apartheid, Midland Meander, Cape Colony, Zulu Warrior, African States, Kwazulu Natal, African History, South Africa, Battle

Pretorius: The Fearless & Ferocious Boer Who Created The South African Republic

During this lull in hostilities, the Zulu medicine men created the illusion of invincibility amongst the warriors in a series of pageant-like displays.

 The grave of President Steyn and his wife. Sheboygan Wisconsin, Free State, Africa Travel, World War Two, Travel Photos, Art Reference, South Africa, Van, Events

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

Boer War Memorial, Bloemfontein. The grave of President Steyn and his wife.