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South Africa - Farm Attack Victims : 2002 to 2003

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  • Jan van Beijma (b. - 2002)
    Jan van Beijma (d.o.b. unknown - 2002)Jan was murdered in his bed at his plot near Donkerhoek on 13th October 2002.Information shared by school friend, Brian Turner, on a discussion forum:"A school fri...
  • George Lewis (1925 - 2002)
    George Lewis (1925 - 2002)George (77) was stabbed to death on his farm in Witbank, Mpumalanga on 21st September 2002. *
  • Karel Petrus van der Walt (1944 - 2003)
    Karel Petrus van der Walt (1944 - 2003)Karel (59) was murdered on his Oorsaak smallholding in Kroonsdaal in the North West Province on 27th March 2003. *
  • David Moremetsi (1928 - 2003)
    David Moremetsi (1928 - 2003)David (75) from Farm Doornkraal, in the Groot Marico area, was stabbed to death on 9th February 2003.*
  • Willem Pieterse (1936 - 2002)
    Willem Pieterse (1936 - 2002)Willem (66) was murdered on his farm in Scheepmoor on 1st July 2002. *

“Farm Murders” 1 April 2002 to 31 March 2003

This project is intended to stand as a memorial to the victims of Farm Murders in South Africa. Contributions and any assistance is welcome. Please note that this project is a work in progress.

There are 130 victims remembered in this project

2002 April

May

  • Andre Pienaar (56) 02/05/2002 farm Mooitoekoms, Viljoenskroon, FS (shot) media article
  • G Olivier (58) 13/05/2002 Makokskraal, NW
  • M Kriel (29) 20/05/2002 Ventersdorp, NW
  • Ben Vorster (67) 28/05/2002 farm Annashoop in the Plooysburg district, NC (gunshot wound to the head) media article

June

  • [Male Victim] 06/06/2012 Plot 13, Johan rd, Honeydew, GP (shot and killed, son orphaned, multiple murder) media link
  • [Female Victim] 06/06/2012 Plot 13, Johan rd, Honeydew, GP (shot and killed, son orphaned, multiple murder) media link
  • Cheryl van Houten (51) 07/06/2002 Diepsloot area smallholding, Centurion, GP (hacked to death) media article
  • Rory van Rensburg (31) 10/06/2002 farm Uitzoek, Camperdown, KZN (shot dead) media link
  • Robin Dent (59) 15/06/2002 Aussicht Farm, Wartberg, KZN media article
  • Allison Dent (57) 15/06/2002 Aussicht Farm, Wartberg, KZN media article
  • F van Pletzen 23/06/2002 Dordrecht, EC
  • A Payn (42) 24/06/2002 East London, EC
  • A Erteld 24/06/2002 Vredefort, FS
  • Prinsloo 24/06/2002 Vierfontein, FS
  • P Viljoen (76) 24/06/2002 Parys, FS
  • E Coetzee (51) 24/06/2002 Nasionale Kruger Wildtuin, MPL
  • W.J Combrinck (66) 24/06/2002 Sheepmoor, MPL
  • J Combrinck (57) 24/06/2002 Bonnievale, WC
  • de Wit 24/06/2002 Bonnievale, WC
  • C Laynes (48) 26/06/2002 Potgietersrus, LP
  • W.J Laynes (49) 26/06/2002 Potgietersrus, LP
  • A van Dyk (81) 28/06/2002 Randburg, GP
  • Christo Gildenhuys (85) 30/06/2002 Sheepmoor, Greylingstad, MPL FB link
  • Anel Snyman (21) 30/06/2002 plaas Buhrmannstafelkop, Ermelo, MPL (raped and murdered) media link
  • R Wentzel (39) 06/2002 Vryburg, NW

July

August

September

October

  • Leon Furstenburg (41) 01/10/2002 Louis Trichardt, LP
  • Balasundrum Naicker (50) Tongaat, KZN (shot in the chest and died) media article
  • August Bruller (72) 12/10/2002 Somerset Farm in the Elandskraal area, Dundee, KZN media article
  • Douw Gerbrand van Tonder (24) 12/10/2002 De Kuilen farm, Villa Nora, Ellisras, Marken, LP (stabbed in the chest) media article
  • Jan van Beijma (?) 13/10/2002 Plot, Donkerhoek, Pretoria, GP (murdered in his bed)
  • Rashida Abdulla (16) 16/10/2002 Folweni, Umbumbulu, KZN (shot twice in the head) media article
  • Levera Naidoo (17) 16/10/2002 Folweni, Umbumbulu, KZN (shot three times in the head) media article
  • Krishnavelli Pillay (19) 16/10/2002 Folweni, Umbumbulu, KZN (shot in the head and chest) media article
  • Johannes Madondo 23/10/2002 Kokstad, KZN
  • M.J van Vuuren (f) (73) 25/10/2002 Groot Marico, NW
  • Fanie du Toit (72) 10/2002 Graanlaagte, Hertzogville, FS (murdered on his farm)
  • Carl/Charl Uys 10/2002 Boomplaas, Reddersburg, FS
  • Ronelle Uys (f) 10/2002 Boomplaas, Reddersburg, FS

November

December

2003 January

February

March

Victims that do not fit the strict definition of a "Farm Attack"