BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Master Joh Martinus van Niekerk
Born in camp? No
Age died:
Died in camp? No
Marital status:single
Registration as child:Yes
Unique ID:175944
Camp History
Name:Merebank RC
Age arrival:10
Date arrival:14/01/1902
Date departure:no departure details
Tent number:1367 / 5434
Farm History
Name:Renosterfontein / Rhenosterfontein / Rhinosterfontein
Master Joh Martinus van Niekerk
      is the adopted son of Mrs Catherina Helena Els
Title:DBC 126 Merebank RC
Type:Camp register
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:DBC 126
Notes:p. 214

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.