Elandslaagte Battlefield

A Boer commando of about 1 200 men with three guns had ensconced itself among some hills near the Elandslaagte station. This commando was attacked by the British on 21 October 1899 and thoroughly defeated.

The First Anglo  Boer War

The First Anglo Boer War

The final aim of the Great Trek was accomplished when the Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek (Transvaal)...

Prince Imperial

Prince Imperial

On June 1st 1879 the world was shocked to receive the news of the death of a 22-year-old British...

Battle of Ulundi

Battle of Ulundi

At dawn on 4 July 1879 a column consisting of about 3 000 infantry and 300 cavalry left the camp...

Kambula Camp

Kambula Camp

On 29 March the fortified Kambula camp was fiercely attacked by about 20 000 Zulu impis. The Zulu...

Battle of Hlobane

Battle of Hlobane

On 28 March 1879 General Sir Evelyn Wood sent out a force from the Kambula camp to storm the...

Rorke’s Drift

Rorke’s Drift

After the victory at lsandlwana about 4 000 impis pushed forward to take possession of the British...

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