Welcome to the Forum (1023 topics)

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Re: Great Grandfather fought in th ...
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Anglo Boer War (1899-1902) (3686 topics)

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Medals and awards (1232 topics)

This part of the forum is for posts about Boer War military medals (QSA, KSA, ABO etc) and awards (DSO, DCM etc)
Re: A great buy for someone
by SWB
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Single clasp QSAs (29 topics)

For information on QSAs with one clasp
Re: Cape Colony
by djb
1 week 2 days ago
The Important Decisions book is held by the National Archives in WO (WO162/96). This is an interesting book as it records the reasons why QSA, KSAs and clasps were awarded/withheld.
Re: Horse
by David Grant
1 day 8 hours ago
This section contains information on the many tribute medals issued for the Boer War as well as commemorative coins and medallions that were struck to remember the war.
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Events (96 topics)

Posts on the battles, sieges and notable events of the Boer War
Battle of Bakenkop/Leeuwkop Or ...
by FSburgher
1 month 2 weeks ago

On this day (592 topics)

A record of what happened on each day during the Boer War
Re: March 23rd
by Frank Kelley
4 weeks 13 hours ago

Places (94 topics)

The places that were mentioned in the accounts of the Boer War
Re: Matjiesfontein- Western Cape
by DSouter
2 months 3 weeks ago
A section for memorials and monuments about the Boer War from around the world
Re: Lieutenant George Lockhart Gre ...
by BereniceUK
1 day 21 hours ago
A section devoted to the uniforms of the Boer War, insignia, regimental badges and equipment
Re: The Boer War Rifles of the Nat ...
by RoyS
4 days 12 hours ago

Ephemera (183 topics)

This section is for Boer War collectable items not originally intended to last for more than a short time, such as postcards, stamps, tickets, tokens, bank notes, posters etc
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by Brett Hendey
3 weeks 2 days ago

Miscellany (512 topics)

A place for those posts that are not catered for in the other forum categories
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by stevec
1 day 8 hours ago

Research and genealogy (1306 topics)

Please use this section of the forum for posts about family history and also about research in general
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Research (495 topics)

A section of the forum for information about researching the Boer War, the information available at the National Archives etc
Re: 3207 Private W. J. Steele, 1st ...
by QSAMIKE
1 day 13 hours ago
The place for anyone interested in family history and searching for information on people who served in the Boer War etc
Frederick August Mühlenbeck
by Mühlenbeck
3 days 15 hours ago
This section can be used to list medals missing from Boer War groups in the hope that the listing may help to identify missing items and re-unite them if possible. This section can also be used to list any specific Boer War medals and other items you are looking for
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by 2li0
1 month 2 weeks ago

Museums (4 topics)

For posts related to museums with Boer War collections
Re: King's Banner displayed at the ...
by Frank Kelley
5 months 2 weeks ago
This section of the forum focuses on the men on the British/Imperial sides who became prisoners during the Boer War.
Re: The Devils Own at Talana
by Brett Hendey
1 month 21 hours ago
This section focuses on Boer prisoners during the War.
Re: Boer POWs captured twice
by kvdw
3 hours 7 minutes ago

Frontier Wars (1779-1879) (10 topics)

This section covers the Frontier Wars 1779 to 1879
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Medals and awards (3 topics)

Medals to the men of Rorke's D ...
by djb
3 days 9 hours ago

Events and places (1 topics)

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Memorials (2 topics)

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by Brett Hendey
2 days 20 hours ago

Miscellany (4 topics)

Re: Mounted Colonials and the Batt ...
by azyeoman
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Cape of Good Hope (1880-1897) (No topics)

Covering the actions in Transkei, Basutoland and Bechuanaland, 1880 - 1897
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First Anglo Boer War (1880-1881) (2 topics)

About the First Anglo Boer War, 1880 - 1881.
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Medals and awards (2 topics)

Re: DCMs for the First Boer War
by djb
3 days 9 hours ago

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British South Africa Company (1890-1897) (No topics)

To cover the activities of the British South Africa Company, 1890 - 1897.
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Natal Rebellion (1906) (1 topics)

A section on the Natal Rebellion 1906
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Medals and awards (1 topics)

Re: Natal 1906 casualties, honours ...
by djb
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Medal rolls (11.7k topics)

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ABO (11.7k topics)

Roll of recipients of the Boer War Medal
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Test area (16 topics)

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