In June 1900 Lord Roberts entered Pretoria. Many believed the war was over after nine months of fighting. Journalists, artists and even Lord Roberts prepared to return to England. Then the Magaliesberg Guerilla War began. The burning of Boer homes, the establishment of concentration camps and the rollout of the blockhouse network soon followed.
Join historian Rob Milne to unpack the complexity of 'The South African War in the Magaliesburg'.
- Venue: Meerhof Lodge
- 13 February 2019 (10h30 for 11h00)
- Refreshments served
- R100.00 per person, Payment at talk. Includes visit to Rietfontein SAW British Cemetery after talk
- Bookings : Mike at 071 382 5905 or firstname.lastname@example.org
- Hosted by the Magaliesberg Association for Culture & Heritage