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South Africa - Farm Attack Victims : 2003 to 2004

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  • Mr J. Madonsela (b. - 2004)
    Mr J. Madonsela (d.o.b. unknown - 2004) Mr Madonsela, a security guard at Wintershoek farm in Mooi River, was murdered on 17th March 2004.
  • Mymie Fraser (1944 - 2004)
    GEDCOM Note Mymie Fraser (1932 - 2004) Brief overview: Mymie (72) was murdered on the family farm in Vredendal, Western Cape, 20th March 2004. Information shared by Mymie's sone, John, on a dis...
  • Rosa Hilda Fontana (1929 - 2003)
    Rosa Hilda Fontana (1929 - 2003) Rosa (74) was a victim of a vicious attack on a farm in Barberton, Mpumalanga on 20th August 2003. She was tortured with a hot clothing iron and sustained permanent f...
  • Piet Fourie (1935 - 2004)
    Piet Fourie (1935 - 2004) Piet (69) and his son, Kobus (38) were shot dead on a their smallholding between De Deur and Meyerton on 11th March 2004.
  • Kobus Fourie (1966 - 2004)
    Kobus Fourie (1966 - 2004) Kobus (38) and his father, Piet (69), were shot dead on their smallholding between De Deur and Meyerton on 11th March 2004.

“Farm Murders” 1 April 2003 to 31 March 2004

There are 109 victims remembered in this project

2003 April

May

June

  • Nicholas Goossen (41) 04/06/2003 Meadowbank farm, Vrede, FS (slashed throat found dead) media article
  • Pieter Olivier (51) 09/06/2003 Blesbokfontein, Bronkhorstspruit, GP (beaten to death) Report
  • Thomas Ramsay (56) 13/06/2003 Hermansberg-Schormans farm, Nelspruit, MPL (stabbed dead) media article
  • Thelma Reynolds (f) (73) 16/06/2003 KwaDukuza (Stanger), KZN
  • Willie Griebenow (56) 16/06/2003 Walkerville, GP (stabbed to death on smallholding)
  • M. F Nair 50) 25/06/2003 Greytown, KZN
  • R Shaik 25/06/2003 Greytown, KZN

July

August

  • Unnamed Woman 02/08/2003 Bethlehem reservoir, FS (found shot dead, awaiting report)
  • Janakie Moodley (45) 12/08/2003 Verulam, KZN (wife of Sunny shot dead on smallholding) Report
  • Sunny Moodley (55) 12/08/2003 Verulam, KZN (shot dead on his smallholding) Report
  • Piet Keebina (69) 13/08/2003 farm Leeufontein, Zeerust, NW (beaten to death) media article
  • Unnamed Victim 14/08/2003 Dunn-Zulu tribal land, Mtunzini, KZN (beaten to death with hammer)
  • Roseline Madgaremele (27) 20/08/2003 Tseki, EC (found shot dead in veld) media article
  • Thabo Madgaremele (13) 20/08/2003 Tseki, EC (son of Roseline, found shot dead in veld) media article
  • Kobus Nel (31) 21/08/2003 farm Sardinia, Bultfontein, FS (died of injuries after shooting attack)
  • Karel Petrus van der Walt (59) 26/08/2003 Oorsaak, Kroondal, NW (ambushed, found by wife shot dead) media link
  • Rosa Hilda Fontana (74) 08/2003 Barberton, MPL (tortured with a hot clothing iron) Report
  • Unknown Farmer & Family 08/2003 Verkeerdevlei, FS (killed on farm)

September

  • Dos Santos 13/09/2003 Howick, KZN
  • Patrick Mabaza (58) 13/09/2003 Steynsburg, FS (shot dead by camouflaged man with assault rifle, multiple murder) media article
  • Kleinboy Vuma (60) 13/09/2003 Steynsburg, FS (shot dead by camouflaged man with assault rifle, multiple murder) media article
  • Unnamed Farmer 13/09/2003 Midlands, KZN (found murdered, name not released by police)
  • Frederick Naude “Fred” (65) 16/09/2003 Cullinan, GP (tortured, beaten to a pulp before execution at point-blank range)
  • Phillipus Buys “Flippie” (73) 17/09/2003 Weenen, KZN (hate crime) (oldest son Flip Buys jr. also murdered in a farm attack 06/091996) media article
  • Stanley Herbst “Stan“ (53) 20/09/2003 farm Balla/Bella, Pilgrim's Rest, MPL (shot in the chest) media article
  • Pieter de Jager “Piet” (69) 27/09/2003 Laatsgevonden farm, Levubu near Makhado, LP (executed by five men executed for criticising land reform, two shots to the head and one in the chest) media article
  • Unknown Farmer (f) 09/2003 outside Reddersburg, FS (killed on farm)

October

  • Roy Moodley (49) 02/10/2003 Mtunzini, KZN
  • B.W Seshoko (60) 02/10/2003 Sekgosese, LP
  • K Coetzee (28) 05/10/2003 Buhrmannsdrif, NW
  • P.J Labuschagne (65) 09/10/2003 Belfast, MPL
  • Koos Terblanche (52) 13/10/2003 Trentham, near Bethlehem, FS (tied up with an electric wire, throat slashed) media article
  • Female farmworker 13/10/2003 farm Marico, Thabazimbi, LP (raped, bludgeoned to death)
  • Male farmworker 13/10/2003 farm Marico, Thabazimbi, LP (bludgeoned to death)
  • Graham Cumming (54) 20/10/2003 Steynsburg, EC (stabbed to death after dropping off workers)
  • Lindsay Moller 20/10/2003 Hillcrest, KZN
  • Gerhard van den Berg (45) 25/10/2003 farm Klippan, Bothaville, FS (shot while trying to help a fellow farmer)

November

  • Female Victim (87) 03-07/11/2003 farm, FS (frail woman murdered in an attack, 2 others injured)
  • G Govender 11/11/2003 Newark, KZN
  • Rina du Plessis (74) 23/11/2003 Malbourne farm, Tom Burke, LP (dentures rammed down throat, battered to death, husband Dup (75) injured) media article, media article
  • R Myasoor (f) 28/11/2003 KwaDukuza (Stanger), KZN
  • Henrietta Badenhorst (82) 29/11/2003 "Gister se Glorie" guesthouse, Cornelia farm, Clarens, FS (shot dead, loaded into their car and set alight, multiple murder) media article
  • Louis Badenhorst (81) 29/11/2003 "Gister se Glorie" guesthouse, Cornelia farm, Clarens, FS (shot dead, loaded into their car and set alight, multiple murder) media article
  • Mihanna Badenhorst (55) 29/11/2003 "Gister se Glorie" guesthouse, Cornelia farm, Clarens, FS (shot dead, loaded into their car and set alight, multiple murder) media article

December

2004 January

February

March

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