BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Mrs Johanna Wilhelmina van der Merwe
Born in camp? No
Age died:
Died in camp? No
Marital status:married
Registration as head of family:Yes
Unique ID:163528
Camp History
Name:Volksrust RC
Age arrival:58
Date arrival:date not given
Date departure:16/11/1902
Date departure:06/11/1902 [DBC 107]
Tent number:A 58
Notes:To remain
Farm History
Name:Vlakplaats / Vlaakplaatz
District:M W Stroom / Wakkerstroom
Mrs Johanna Wilhelmina van der Merwe
      is the mother of Miss Susanna Maria van der Merwe
      is the mother of Master Willem Peterus van der Merwe (Willem Petrus [DBC 108])
Title:DBC 105
Type:Volksrust Camp Register
Notes:p. M-084
Title:DBC 107 Volksrust camp register
Notes:p. M 380-1
Title:DBC 108 Volksrust RC
Type:Camp register
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Notes:p. 45

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.