BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Master Stoffel J Smit
Other Names:Christoffel Johannes
Born in camp? No
Age died:
Died in camp? No
Marital status:single
Registration as child:Yes
Unique ID:120012
Camp History
Name:Jacobs Siding RC
Age arrival:15
Date arrival:06/03/1902
Date departure:27/06/1902
Reason departure:left for
Tent number:498
Name:Heidelberg RC
Age arrival:14
Date arrival:29/08/1901
Age departure:14
Date departure:03/03/1902
Reason departure:transferred camp
Destination:Jacobs Siding RC
Tent number:696
Farm History
Name:Rietfontien / Reitfontein
Master Stoffel J Smit (Christoffel Johannes)
      is the son of Mrs Elsie Johanna Smit (Mrs Koos Albert J)
      is the unknown relationship of Miss Magdalena Dorothea Truter
Title:DBC 59 Heidelberg CR
Notes:p.S 06
Title:DBC 118 Jacobs Siding CR
Type:Camp register
Notes:p. 64

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.