BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Master Hendrik Jacobus van der Westhuizen
Other Names:Lacante
Born in camp? No
Died in camp? No
Marital status:single
Registration as child:Yes
Unique ID:83749
Camp History
Name:Balmoral RC
Age arrival:11
Date arrival:03/08/1901
Date departure:14/07/1902
Reason departure:returned home
Destination:Klipfontein Farm
Tent number:RT 93
Name:Middelburg RC
Age arrival:15
Date arrival:11/05/1901
Date departure:03/08/1901
Reason departure:transferred
Destination:Balmoral RC
Tent number:I 785
Farm History
Type:On commando
Master Hendrik Jacobus van der Westhuizen (Lacante)
      is the son of Mrs Catharina Wilhelmina Johanna Jacomina van der Westhuizen (van der Westhuisen, Mrs Mathebus Jacobus; van der Westhuis, Katrina Wilhelmina)
Title:DBC 83 Middelburg CR
Type:Camp register
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:DBC 83
Notes:p. 200

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.