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Natal Police 8 years 11 months ago #11590

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You are correct, Frank. The German boot was smaller than the British one, but, as the Herero's can attest, it had a much harder stamp.

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Natal Police 8 years 11 months ago #11604

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I cannot help but feel, we should, for the record, examine the stamp, of the (jack :sick: ) boot!

The Herero



And the Hun :sick:



The Herero






The Hun :sick:










Brett Hendey wrote: You are correct, Frank. The German boot was smaller than the British one, but, as the Herero's can attest, it had a much harder stamp.

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Natal Police 8 years 11 months ago #11745

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A sensational story indeed. From Western Mail (Cardiff), Saturday 21 Jan 1899.


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Natal Police 8 years 11 months ago #11746

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Good morning David,
Quite extraordinary, I wonder who he was and what happened to him, perhaps Adrian would be interested in this man too.
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From The Illustrated Police News etc, Saturday 25 Nov 1899




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David,
Your timing with this is quite also extraordinary as Brett mentioned a similar event to me only the other day, he also tells me that Gourton was a hamlet on the Upper Tugela.
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