BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Mr Barend Jacobus Bester
Born in camp? No
Died in camp? No
Marital status:married
Registration as head of family:Yes
Unique ID:124362
Camp History
Name:Irene RC
Age arrival:50
Date arrival:06/03/1901
Age departure:50
Date departure:29/04/1901
Reason departure:gone to
Tent number:RT 419
Farm History
Name:Vlakfontein / Vlaakfontein
Mr Barend Jacobus Bester
      is the husband of Mrs Anna Magrieta Bester
      is the father of Master Hendrik Johannes Bester
      is the father of Master Richard Jac Bester
      is the father of Miss Martha Christina Bester
      is the father of Miss Anna Magrieta Bester
Title:DBC 62 Irene CR
Type:DBC 62
Reference No.:DBC 62
Notes:p. B 05

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.