BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Mrs Jan Johannes Hendrik Opperman
Born in camp? No
Died in camp? No
Marital status:married
Registration as head of family:Yes
Unique ID:62367
Camp History
Name:Balmoral RC
Age arrival:25
Date arrival:19/09/1901
Date departure:01/07/1902
Reason departure:transferred
Destination:Middelburg RC
Tent number:520
Notes:RT 520
Name:Middelburg RC
Age arrival:25
Date arrival:01/07/1902
Date arrival:date of departure from Balmoral RC
Farm History
Notes:no property
Status of Husband
Type:prisoner of war
Notes:self: taken by Benson's column, sent here 19/9/1901
Mrs Jan Johannes Hendrik Opperman
      is the mother of Miss Maria Elizabeth Opperman
      is the mother of Master Godliep Rudolph Opperman (Lieb Rudolph)
      is the mother of Master Phillipus Karel Opperman (Philippus Carel; son of Johannes Hendrik)
Title:DBC 46 Balmoral CR
Type:Index camp register
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:DBC 46
Notes:O 05
Title:DBC 47 Balmoral CR
Type:Camp register
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:DBC 47

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.