BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Master Jacob Marthinus Dyssel
Born in camp? No
Place of death:Heilbron RC
Age died:12 years
Died in camp? Yes
Cause of death:accident
Marital status:single
Nationality:Free State
Registration as child:Yes
Notes:18/12/1901: killed by lightning
Unique ID:1850
Camp History
Name:Heilbron RC
Title:SRC 17
Reference No.:17
Dates:Dec 1901-Jan 1902
Notes:RC6852, 18/12/1901, Superintendent, Heilbron to CSRC

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.