BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Mr Casper Hermanus Bester
Born in camp? No
Age died:
Died in camp? No
Marital status:unknown
Nationality:British subject
Registration as head of family:Yes
Unique ID:161389
Camp History
Name:Volksrust RC
Age arrival:53
Date arrival:27/11/1902
Date departure:30/12/1902
Reason departure:left without reporting
Farm History
Name:Bester family
Title:DBC 105
Type:Volksrust Camp Register
Notes:p. B-049
Title:DBC 107 Volksrust camp register
Notes:p. B 254-5

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.