BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Mrs Gesina van Wyk
Born in camp? No
Age died:
Died in camp? No
Marital status:married
Occupation:worked in Mine Battery
Registration as head of family:Yes
Unique ID:158580
Camp History
Name:Klerksdorp RC
Age arrival:20
Date arrival:02/05/1901
Date departure:15/12/1902
Reason departure:gone to farm
Stock into camp:taken by English; holds receipt
Tent number:RT 372 / 239 / 290
Farm History
Name:Opraap / Opraapgty / Opramph
Notes:no property
Status of Husband
Type:pow, St Helena, 27/02/1900
Notes:Johannes Nicolaas; no relatives fighting
Mrs Gesina van Wyk
      is the mother of Miss Susannah van Wyk
Title:DBC 75 Klerksdorp CR
Type:Camp register
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:DBC 75
Notes:p. W-219

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.