BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Master Petrus van Zijl
Other Names:Petrus Daniel Jacobus
Born in camp? No
Age died:
Died in camp? No
Marital status:single
Registration as child:Yes
Unique ID:158909
Camp History
Name:Klerksdorp RC
Age arrival:4
Date arrival:22/07/1901
Date departure:04/03/1902
Reason departure:sent to
Tent number:RT 972
Name:Jacobs Siding RC
Age arrival:3
Date arrival:07/03/1902
Date departure:16/07/1902
Reason departure:left for
Tent number:620
Farm History
Name:van Zyl / van Zijl family
Master Petrus van Zijl (Petrus Daniel Jacobus)
      is the son of Mrs Carolina van Zijl (Catrina Maria)
Title:DBC 75 Klerksdorp CR
Type:Camp register
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:DBC 75
Notes:p. Z-233
Title:DBC 118 Jacobs Siding CR
Type:Camp register
Notes:p. 81

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.