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Slide set: The Boer War of 1900: chapter II -- the siege of Ladysmith (lecture: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1900)

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Slide 9
Building the Pontoon Bridge
Slide 10
Boer Invisibility
Slide 11
Shelling the Boers at Potgeiter's Drift
Slide 12
Thorneycroft at Spion Kop
Slide 13
Inniskillings at Pieter's Hill
Slide 14
Sailors at the Front with 4.7 Gun
Slide 15
The Fight for the Trenches
Slide 16
The Relief of Ladysmith
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Related slide sets

continued from The Boer War of 1900: chapter I -- the Boer invasion (lecture: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1900)

continued by The Boer War of 1900: chapter III -- the relief of Kimberley (lecture: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1900)

People appearing in slides

THORNEYCROFT, Colonel Alexander  (1859-1931) – slide 12

WHITE, Field Marshal Sir George, V.C.  (1835-1912) – slide 16

Lucerna ID  3000023

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 6 February 2013

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