BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Mr Christian David Pieter Ras
Other Names:Ros
Born in camp? No
Died in camp? No
Nationality:Free State
Registration as head of family:Yes
Unique ID:97972
Camp History
Name:Brandfort RC
Age arrival:62
Date arrival:27/08/1901
Date arrival:returned 11 Mar 1902
Date departure:04/03/1902
Date departure:10 Jul 1902
Reason departure:moved to town, gone to farm
Destination:Bloemfontein, farm
Stock into camp:no
Stock out of camp:no
Farm History
Name:Lelievlei / Lilivlei / Lillesvlei
Notes:1000 morgen
Type:oath of neutrality
Notes:May 1900, Hoopstad
Title:SRC 76 Brandfort CR
Type:Camp register
Location:Free State Archives Repository
Reference No.:SRC 76
Notes:p.357 (155)

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.