This site's aim is to make available information on the Anglo Boer War 1899 - 1902 and to provide a forum for discussion of the many aspects of this conflict.
The site is owned by David Biggins, author of three books on the Boer War.
The site is free to use and has grown over the years since it was started by David and his late brother Chris in 2004.
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- Sellers: Chapter XIII - Here And There In Cape Colony
- Gore: Appendix II
- Davitt: Chapter XXXIX - Diary Of The War—January To March, 1902
- Harris: Chapter VIII - The siege of Kimberley
- Conan Doyle: Chapter 9 Battle Of Magersfontein
- Sellers: Chapter VI - Magersfontein
- Davitt: Chapter VI - Boer Artillery And Commandoes
- Breytenbach: Part I
- South African Constabulary (7)
- 94th Company, 24th Battalion (2)
- Boer forces (7)
- Railway Pioneer Regiment (1)
- 1st Canadian Mounted Rifles (Royal Canadian Dragoons) (1)
- Royal Berkshire Regiment (Princess Charlotte of Wales's) (2)
- 27th Company, 7th Battalion (1)
- Using the National Archives (2)
- Transvaal Mounted Rifles (3)