Otto Husemeyer, profession photography, according to his granddaughter had been in the Boer war. I was asked by her to do her family tree. And she would like to know more about Otto Hesemeyer's involvement in the war. The photo I was give looks like Otto was on the British side, I could be wrong. Otto Husemeyer was born in England in 1870. He was already in South Africa by the time is daughter was born in Johannesburg in 1897.