BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Master Pieter Wilhelmus Smit
Born in camp? No
Place of death:Brandfort RC
Age died:2 years 10 months
Died in camp? Yes
Cause of death:enteric fever
Marital status:single
Nationality:Free State
Registration as child:Yes
Unique ID:97494
Camp History
Name:Brandfort RC
Age arrival:2
Date arrival:09/08/1901
Date departure:19/02/1902
Reason departure:death
Farm History
Name:De Rust
Master Pieter Wilhelmus Smit
      is the son of Mrs Cathrina Johanna Magdalena Smit
Title:RS 30 ORC DL
Type:Death lists
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:RS 30
Title:Government Gazette of the Orange River Colony
Notes:28/2/1902, p.175
Title:SRC 76 Brandfort CR
Type:Camp register
Location:Free State Archives Repository
Reference No.:SRC 76
Notes:p.301 (127)

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.