Benjamin Johannes Viljoen, b4c2d5e1f1g1h1i4 (1868 - 1917)

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Birthplace: Maclear, Woodhouse, Western Cape, South Africa
Death: Died in La Mesa, Dona Ana, New Mexico, United States of America
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About Benjamin Johannes Viljoen, b4c2d5e1f1g1h1i4

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Benjamin Johannes Viljoen (7 September 1869 - 14 January 1917) was a general in the Boer army. He was born in a cave in the Wodehouse district of the Cape Colony to Susanna Magdalena Storm and Wynand Johannes Viljoen. This was the temporary residence of the Viljoen family while their farm house was being constructed. He spent his early years on the Varkiesdraai farm near Umtata.[2] He attained the position of Assistant Commandant-General of the Transvaal Burgher Forces and was member for Krugersdorp in the Transvaal Volksraad.

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Generaal Ben Viljoen's Timeline

1868
September 7, 1868
Maclear, Woodhouse, Western Cape, South Africa
1889
September 5, 1889
Age 20
Mthatha, Transkei District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
1905
1905
Age 36
1917
January 14, 1917
Age 48
La Mesa, Dona Ana, New Mexico, United States of America
January 14, 1917
Age 48
La Mesa, Dona Ana, New Mexico, United States of America
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