BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Farm Details

Owner: Piet Smit; burnt for laying waste country used as base by enemy [Source: Cd 524, p.6]

Persons on Farm
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  1. Ms Anna Margaretha Bester Unique ID: 22764
  2. baby Bester Unique ID: 22756
  3. Master Gert Bester (Gerhardus Christian) Unique ID: 22757
  4. Ms Maria Magdalena Bester Unique ID: 22751
  5. Miss Maria Magdalena Bester Unique ID: 22752
  6. Master W Bester Unique ID: 1061

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.