BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Master Dirk Jacs van der Merwe
Born in camp? No
Place of death:Norvals Pont RC
Died in camp? Yes
Marital status:single
Nationality:Free State
Registration as child:Yes
Unique ID:44256
Camp History
Name:Norvals Pont RC
Age arrival:1
Date arrival:05/07/1901
Date departure:15/10/1901
Reason departure:death
Farm History
Master Dirk Jacs van der Merwe
      is the grandson of Mrs S M van der Merwe
      is the son of Mrs M E van der Merwe
Title:SRC 85 Norvals Pont CR
Type:Camp register
Location:Free State Archives Repository
Reference No.:85

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.