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Statuettes of 4 Boer War commanders 1 year 8 months ago #71671

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Pete,

That could certainly be the case.

Very few of these statues seem to have survived so I don't know if they were not popular or whether they were re-used in later conflicts or some other reason?
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Statuettes of 4 Boer War commanders 1 year 8 months ago #71673

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Good Morning Everyone...... From page 99 / 100 of Oosthizen's Boer War Memorabilia book.....

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Thanks, Mike.

Oosthuizen reuses the information from the National Army Museum which I believe to be the source of this error.
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