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Missie Mali moet het zonder JISTARC doen | 03 | Defensiekrant

Missie Mali moet het zonder JISTARC doen | 03 | Defensiekrant

Of the slightly more than 104,000 women and children placed in these camps, about 28,000 died.  The humanitarian world was appalled.  The conduct of the British against the civilian Boer population was the subject of universal disapprobation, so it's interesting to note that his written defense of the British cause in the war was the reason Conan Doyle (creator of the Sherlock Holmes) was later knighted

Of the slightly more than 104,000 women and children placed in these camps, about 28,000 died. The humanitarian world was appalled. The conduct of the British against the civilian Boer population was the subject of universal disapprobation, so it's interesting to note that his written defense of the British cause in the war was the reason Conan Doyle (creator of the Sherlock Holmes) was later knighted

1901 South Africa during the Anglo-Boer War. They were built by the British to protect the railway bridges from Boer attacks. The stone is local while the remaining materials were imported from Britain. These Blockhouses could house 20 men with water, ammunition and supplies stored on the lower floor. The "living" area was the middle floor and was accessible by a retractable ladder and the top floor was the "look-out" deck. Only 1000 of these Blockhouses were built.

1901 South Africa during the Anglo-Boer War. They were built by the British to protect the railway bridges from Boer attacks. The stone is local while the remaining materials were imported from Britain. These Blockhouses could house 20 men with water, ammunition and supplies stored on the lower floor. The "living" area was the middle floor and was accessible by a retractable ladder and the top floor was the "look-out" deck. Only 1000 of these Blockhouses were built.

Nurses of the NSW Contingent. Article about nurses in the boer war

Nurses of the NSW Contingent. Article about nurses in the boer war

British burning down houses & concentration camps. This Day in History: May 31, 1902: The Boer War ends  - http://dingeengoete.blogspot.com/2013/05/this-day-in-history-may-31-1902-boer.html

British burning down houses & concentration camps. This Day in History: May 31, 1902: The Boer War ends - http://dingeengoete.blogspot.com/2013/05/this-day-in-history-may-31-1902-boer.html

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File:VerskroeideAarde1.jpg

British soldiers cross a river during the Boer War circa 1900

Second Boer War records database goes online

British soldiers cross a river during the Boer War circa 1900

Boer Wars  Boer artillery at Ladysmith, South Africa, circa 1899

Boer Wars Boer artillery at Ladysmith, South Africa, circa 1899

Boer War Memorial "Farewell"

Boer War Memorial "Farewell"

Group photo of Boer fighters of the Anglo Boer War, 1899-1902.

Group photo of Boer fighters of the Anglo Boer War, 1899-1902.

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