BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Browse Persons in Harrismith RCBrowse Persons who died in Harrismith RC

Camp Details
Name:Harrismith RC
Location:Orange River Colony
Date open:01/03/1901
Date open (general):Before March 1901
Date closed:
Date closed (general):c.31/5/1902
Notes:18/5/1902: Telegram, Superintendent to CSRC: Sent 100 refugees to Natal yesterday. Remainder going during the week.
Unique ID:141

Acknowledgments: The project was funded by the Wellcome Trust, which is not responsible for the contents of the database. The help of the following research assistants is gratefully acknowledged: Ryna Boshoff, Murray Gorman, Janie Grobler, Marelize Grobler, Luke Humby, Clare O’Reilly Jacomina Roose, Elsa Strydom, Mary van Blerk. Thanks also go to Peter Dennis for the design of the original database and to Dr Iain Smith, co-grantholder.