BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Dr Ellis
Born in camp? No
Died in camp? No
Camp occupation:doctor
Unique ID:1841
Camp History
Name:Kimberley RC
Date departure:8/12/1901
Date appointed (as staff):15/2/1902
Notes:7/1/1902: From SRC: Forwarding letter from Dr Woodward, commenting on Dr Kendal Franks report; also re Dr Ellis. He wants the hospital left in his sole charge.

15/2/1902: Telegram, SRC, Kimberley to CSRC: Has Inspector RC communicated with you re confirmation of Dr Ellis as SMO. Government post offered to him. He awaits your decision before accepting or refusing. Ellis is good man and popular.
Pencil note: Yes, I approve.
Title:SRC 34
Type:Correspondence: appointments
Reference No.:34
Dates:Oct-Dec 1901
Notes:A277, 26/10/1901, SRC Kimberley to CSRC
Title:SRC 37
Type:Correspondence: appointments
Reference No.:37
Dates:Feb 1902
Notes:A840, 15/2/1902: Telegram, SRC, Kimberley to CSRC
Title:SRC 15
Reference No.:15
Dates:Oct-Nov 1901
Notes:RC5905, 24/10/1901, Superintendent, Kimberley to CSRC
Title:SRC 58
Type:Appointments register
Reference No.:58
Dates:Jan-May 1902
Notes:File 683, 7/1/1902, Index p.14

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.