Prof Dr Hendrik VerLoren van Themaat, SV/PROG

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About Prof Dr Hendrik VerLoren van Themaat, SV/PROG

  • 1904-1910 : Burgemeester BAFLO - Groningen
  • 1910-x : Burgemeester VELSEN - Noord-Holland

Studied in the Netherlands in law

Helped the Boer forces in the Anglo-Boer war and wrote a book "Twee jaren in den Boeren Oorlog" I.e. "Two years in the Anglo-Boer war"

Did a second doctorate in law, studying land ownership in the USA.

Major of Velsen in the Netherlands, also had to handle the famine and rationing during the first world war (The Netherlands remained nuetral in that war - like Switserland).

Moved to South Africa in 1920 when the law faculty at the University of Stellenbosch started and lectured in law subjects till deep in his 80's. Many of south Africa's prominent Judges and Advocates (and many Politicians) were his students.

hoogl. staats- en volkenrecht, Univ. te Stellenbosch

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Prof Dr Hendrik VerLoren van Themaat, SV/PROG's Timeline

1874
January 27, 1874
Hoorn, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
1913
January 20, 1913
Age 38
Nederland
1914
June 26, 1914
Age 40
Netherlands
1916
May 10, 1916
Age 42
Velsen, North Holland, The Netherlands
1966
1966
Age 91
Stellenbosch, WC, South Africa