BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Miss Sophia A van der Merwe
Born in camp? No
Died in camp? No
Marital status:single
Unique ID:46092
Camp History
Name:Johannesburg RC
Age arrival:16
Date arrival:04/12/1900
Date departure:16/10/1901
Reason departure:transferred
Destination:Howick RC
Tent number:RT 471; T A16
Farm History
Name:Rietfontien / Reitfontein
Miss Sophia A van der Merwe
      is the daughter of Mrs Jacobus Lucas van der Merwe
Title:DBC 71 Johannesburg CR
Type:Camp register
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:71
Notes:p. 35

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.