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Boer War -- Surrender of General Cronje (a British view)

Boer War -- Surrender of General Cronje (a British view)

Group photo of Boer fighters of the Anglo Boer War, 1899-1902.

Group photo of Boer fighters of the Anglo Boer War, 1899-1902.

Nicolaas Pieter Johannes ("Niklaas" or "Siener") Janse van Rensburg: (August 30, 1864 - March 11, 1926) was a Boer from the South African Republic who was considered by some to be a prophet of the Boere. His seemingly accurate predictions of future events were typically wrapped in a patriotic, religious format. During the Boer War he soon acquired a reputation which made him a trusted companion, if not advisor to General de la Rey and President Steyn.

Nicolaas Pieter Johannes ("Niklaas" or "Siener") Janse van Rensburg: (August 30, 1864 - March 11, 1926) was a Boer from the South African Republic who was considered by some to be a prophet of the Boere. His seemingly accurate predictions of future events were typically wrapped in a patriotic, religious format. During the Boer War he soon acquired a reputation which made him a trusted companion, if not advisor to General de la Rey and President Steyn.

After the early reverses of the Boer War Field Marshal Frederick Sleigh Roberts, 1st Earl Roberts of Kandahar and Waterford took over command of the British forces in South Africa from December 1899.

After the early reverses of the Boer War Field Marshal Frederick Sleigh Roberts, 1st Earl Roberts of Kandahar and Waterford took over command of the British forces in South Africa from December 1899.

British troops removing the dead from the battlefield after the Battle of Belmont on 23rd November 1899

British troops removing the dead from the battlefield after the Battle of Belmont on 23rd November 1899

Superior Boer marksmanship and Mauser rifles exacted a high price from the…

Superior Boer marksmanship and Mauser rifles exacted a high price from the…

Boer Wapenschouwing or shooting competition before the South African War

Boer Wapenschouwing or shooting competition before the South African War

The Armoured Train used in Northern Natal by Buller’s Army during the Boer War

The Armoured Train used in Northern Natal by Buller’s Army during the Boer War

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