ABO (Burger J.C. Anthonissen
1914-15 Star (Pte J.C. Anthonissen 10th Infantry)
BWM; AVM (Bil) (Pte J.C. Anthonissen 3rd SAH);
Col. Aux. Forces LS Medal GV (Lt. J.C. Anthonissen Wit Rifles)
City Coins November 2007
During the Boer War Anthonissen served with the Calvinia commando. He joined the Wits Rifles in 1913 and received his commission in 1929. His Long Service medal was awarded in 1933. During WWI he served in South West Africa and in East Africa. He was employed with the Chamber of Mines.