BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Mrs Elsie Catrina Dircksen
Born in camp? No
Age died:
Died in camp? No
Marital status:married
Registration as head of family:Yes
Unique ID:170131
Camp History
Name:Howick RC
Age arrival:34
Date arrival:24/09/1901
Date arrival:from Irene
Date departure:05/09/1902
Reason departure:to
Tent number:524/234
Farm History
Name:Dircksen / Dirckse family
Notes:house on farm, Kamelsonkraal, Pretoria
Status of Husband
Type:on commando
Notes:Johannes William
Mrs Elsie Catrina Dircksen
      is the mother of Miss Elsie Catrina Dircksen
      is the mother of Master Johannes Jagons Dircksen
      is the mother of Miss Johanna Jacomina Dircksen
      is the mother of Master William Johannes Dircksen
      is the mother of Miss Dorthea Jacomina Dircksen
      is the wife of Mr Johannes William Dircksen (Dirckse, Johannes Willem)
Title:DBC 111 Howick RC
Type:Camp register
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:DBC 111
Notes:p. 41

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.