Anglo Boer War History of Port Elizabeth

South Africa was plunged into a war between the British and the Afrikaners between 1899 - 1902. We attempt to catalog Port Elizabeth's history during the war.

Anglo Boer War Concentration Camp Memorial

Posted by Roy says.... on Mon February 9, 2015 in Anglo Boer War History of Port Elizabeth.

The Nelson Mandela Bay Metro has two memorials remembering the woman and children who suffered and died in the British Concentration Camps during the Anglo Boer War 1899 - 1902.

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Boer War Trenches in Port Elizabeth

Posted by Roy says.... on Mon February 9, 2015 in Anglo Boer War History of Port Elizabeth.

The Boer War trenches dug to defend Port Elizabeth in the early 1900's

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The Horse Memorial in Port Elizabeth

Posted by Roy says.... on Mon February 9, 2015 in Anglo Boer War History of Port Elizabeth.

The Horse Memorial was erected in 1905 in memory of the horses that served and died during the Second Anglo Boer War.

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Van Stadens Dam Forts near Port Elizabeth

Posted by Travel Trip Blogger on Mon February 9, 2015 in Anglo Boer War History of Port Elizabeth.

During the Anglo Boer War it was decided in 1901 to form a battalion to guard the waterworks at Van Stadens outside Port Elizabeth.

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