BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Mr Christoffel B van der Merwe
Other Names:Christoffel Berhardus [DBC 107]
Born in camp? No
Age died:
Died in camp? No
Marital status:unknown
Registration as head of family:Yes
Unique ID:163457
Camp History
Name:Volksrust RC
Age arrival:38
Date arrival:21/06/1902
Date departure:21/06/1902
Destination:Pietermaritzburg RC
Tent number:E
Name:Pietermaritzburg RC
Farm History
Title:DBC 105
Type:Volksrust Camp Register
Notes:p. M-082
Title:DBC 107 Volksrust camp register
Notes:p. M 360-1

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.