ABO (Veldkornet C.M. van der Westhuizen). City Coins September 2017
He served with the Krugersdorp Commando, initially in the Estcourt/Colenso/Ladysmith area and subsequently in the Boer retreat leading up to the Occupation of Johannesburg.
He then joined General Smuts’ Commando, taking part in the epic southwards trek during the invasion of the Cape Colony and served to the end of the war.