BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Mrs Martha Johanna du Plessis
Born in camp? No
Age died:
Died in camp? No
Marital status:married
Nationality:Free State
Registration as head of family:Yes
Notes:Note: Comes from Vryburg District - DW Randall [illegible] there
Unique ID:156687
Camp History
Name:Klerksdorp RC
Age arrival:38
Date arrival:27/06/1901
Date departure:01/11/1901
Reason departure:sent to
Stock into camp:taken by English; no receipt
Tent number:RT 797
Name:Kroonstad RC
Farm History
Notes:no property
Status of Husband
Type:on commando
Notes:Andries Gerhardus; brothers-in-law, Andries, Jan and Frans du Plooy, also fighting
Mrs Martha Johanna du Plessis
      is the mother of Miss Anna Maria du Plessis
      is the mother of Master Petrus Erasmus du Plessis
      is the mother of Miss Gertruida Gezina du Plessis
      is the mother of Master Andries Gerhardus du Plessis
      is the mother of Miss Martha Johanna du Plessis
      is the mother of Miss Maria Catherina du Plessis
Title:DBC 75 Klerksdorp CR
Type:Camp register
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:DBC 75
Notes:p. P-149

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.