Genealogy Projects tagged with Anglo Boer War on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) POW Ceylon

    The purpose of this project is to gather profiles of these men who are on Geni and to share interesting tales and anecdotes about individuals. Please collaborate... CEYLON Approximately 5,126 POW were held in the following camps: Camps Diyatalawa (Main camp) Mount Lavina (Convalescent camp) Ragama (Camp for dissidents and irreconcilables) Urugasmanhandiya (Camp for prisoners on ...

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) - Boers

    A Project aiming to include the profiles of those who fought for the Boers in Anglo Boer War in South Africa. 'n Projek waar daarna gestreef word om alle Boer profiele op Geni wat aan die ABO op die vegveld deelgeneem het. The Second Boer War (Dutch: Tweede Boereoorlog (1899-1901) Afrikaans:Tweede Vryheidsoorlog or Tweede Boereoorlog, (1899-1902) was fought from 11 October 1899 unti...

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) POW Saint Helena

    The purpose of this project is to gather profiles of these men who are on Geni and to share interesting tales and anecdotes about individuals. Please collaborate... Saint Helena Prisoner’s Weekly rations: 5 days a week 1 lb. fresh meat 2 days a weeks 1 lb. preserved meat Every day 1.25 lbs bread, vegetables, condiments, sugar and coffee 4 prisoners chose to remain on island a...

  • Anglo Boere Oorlog/Boer War (1899-1902) - League of Veterans

    South African War Veterans Association - Oudstrydersbond These Veterans of the Anglo Boer war belonged to the Military Veteran Association named the "Oudstrydersbond" or "League of Veterans" You can search here It was last updated in 2011 A Constant Willem Frederick Aveling 1885 - 1965 Jan Coenraad Aveling 1884 B Jacobus Abraham Bester 1877 Ferdinand Petrus Bezuidenhou...

  • Battle of Elandslaagte.

    21 October 1899 The British having just won the Battle of Talana on 20 October 1899 were not expecting any more trouble from the Boers. However a cavalry force led by General French encountered the Johannesburg Commando under Kommandant Kock just north of Ladysmith. The British rushed reinforcements by train to the scene and attacked the Boers who were encamped behind a horseshoe-shaped ring ...