Boer Wars (1880-1881 & 1899-1902)


7 Years' War

The Relief of Ladysmith. Sir George Stuart White greets Major Hubert Gough on 28 February. Painting by John Henry Frederick Bacon (1868-1914)


Two wars between the British and the Boers in South Africa.


The first being a rebellion of the Boer farmers in the Transvaal and the second being out right war against the Transvaal and Orange Free State.



Neil Wooldridge 2010-2015