BCCDBritish Concentration Camps
of the South African War

Personal Details
Name:Miss Margaretha Izabella van Altena
Other Names:Altena, Margaretha IsabellaMargaretha Isabella; van Altima
Born in camp? No
Place of death:Brandfort RC
Age died:21 years 4 months
Died in camp? Yes
Cause of death:nephritis & heart failure
Marital status:single
Nationality:Free State
Unique ID:98168
Camp History
Name:Brandfort RC
Age arrival:20
Date arrival:30/08/1901
Date departure:15/02/1902
Reason departure:death
Tent number:60
Farm History
Name:Draaihoek / Dreihoek
Miss Margaretha Izabella van Altena (Altena, Margaretha IsabellaMargaretha Isabella; van Altima)
      is the daughter of Mrs Margaretha Izabella van Altena
Title:RS 29 ORC DL
Type:Death lists
Location:National Archives, Pretoria
Reference No.:RS 29
Title:Government Gazette of the Orange River Colony
Notes:21/2/1902, p.151
Title:SRC 76 Brandfort CR
Type:Camp register
Location:Free State Archives Repository
Reference No.:SRC 76
Notes:p.387 (170)

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.