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From: "Keith Meintjes" <>
Subject: Re: [SOUTH-AFRICA]British soldiers who died between 1899 – 1902 in the Wakkerstroom/Piet Retief districts
Date: Sat, 04 Jun 2011 03:09:13 -0400


Trysie,

Thank you for that!

It is interesting that at the height of anti-British sentiment (ZA was about
to vote to leave the Commonwealth) such a monument was erected.

Keith

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Received: Fri, 03 Jun 2011 01:05:17 PM EDT
From: Trysie Joubert <>
To: Eastern Cape List <>Cc: Buitenpsten
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Subject: [SOUTH-AFRICA] British soldiers who died between 1899 – 1902 in the
Wakkerstroom/Piet Retief districts

Contact me if you would like a photo of this Monument

Trysie


WAKKERSTROOM CEMETERY

1899 - 1902

IN PROUD REMEMBERANCE OF SOLDIERS ORIGINALLY BURIED AT STURMAN RANCES,
UITGEVALEN, CASTROL NEK, PIET RETIEF RUSTPLAAS WHO NOW LIE BURIED HERE WITH
THOSE ORIGINALY INERRED AT WAKKERSTROOM

ERECTED BY SA WAR GRAVES BOARD 1962



*ARMY POST OFFICE CORPS*

PTE SQUIRREL OR 7.7.02



*ARMY SERVICE CORPS*

COND TAYLOR C 11.4.01



*BORDER RECT*

PTE FOUNTAINE S 1.3.01



*CAMERON HIGHLANDERS*

PTE LYNDALL T 13.3.01

PTE MacLEOD A 22.3.01



*CANADIAN SCOUTS*

MAJ HOWARD AL 17.2.01

SCT DOUGLAS FCA 17.2.01

SCT NORTHWAY RS 17.2.01



*DEVONSHIRE REGT*

PTE HOLDING J 4.3.01



*DORSETSHIRE REGT*

PTE BURDETT H 7.9.00

PTE HUGHES M 18.4.01

PTE JONES T 17.1.01

PTE LAWRENCE SJ 5.10.00

PTE NICKOLLS T 7.2.01

PTE PRATT H 18.1.01

PTE WOODS HW 20.3.01



*6 DRAGOON CDS (INNISKILLINGS) *

PTE NICHOLLS F 21.5.02



*DUBLIN FUSILIERS *

PTE McCORMACK J 8.6.01



*IMPERIAL LIGHT HORSE *

TPR WILLCOCKS W 31.3.01

TPR HANKS G 22.2.01

TPR HARDING HJ 6.4.01

TPR LEE JW 15.3.01



*IMPERIAL YEOMANRY *

TPR CHARLTON E 8.8.02



*INTELLIGENCE CORPS *

GUIDE MULLER PFM 1.5.02



*LANCASHIRE FUSILIERS *

PTE HOPKINS R 10.4.01

PTE SINGLETON C 16.3.01



*PTE MOUNTED INFANTRY *

L/CPL BRYANT J 1.2.02

PTE MARCHANT W 1.3.01

PTE PLUMMER G 10.1.01

PTE STARLING T 6.2.02



*NEW ZEALAND MOUNTED RIFLES *

LT RYAN F 16.6.01

SGT MOORE W 30.1.02

PTE COTTER JT 13.6.01

PTE McKAY AH 14.2.02



*NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE REGT *

PTE FINNEY J 3.6.01

PTE CLOVER H 4.4.02

PTE HODSON C 3.6.01

PTE KEENAN J 25.12.01



*QUEENSLAMD IMPERIAL BUSHMEN *

SGT SHANNON J 9.1.01

PTE McILVEEN J 9.12.01

PTE MILLS GH 21.10.01

PTE ROBERTS A 16.12.01



*RIFLE BRIGADE *

L/CPL POCOCK J 27.1.01

PTE TINDALL B 16.2.02



*ROYAL GARRISON ARTILLERY *

GNR HIGGEIN C 23.2.01

GNR JOHNSON H 23.11.00



*ROYAL HORSE ARTILLERY *

DVR CROOKS E 19.2.01



*ROYAL SCOTS FUSILIERS *

PTE FENTON VP 8.1.02

PTE CLANVILLE W 27.12.01



*ROYAL SCOTS GREYS *

CPL FAGG S 14.3.01

PTE McADAM J 14.4.01

PTE WORTLEY G 14.3.01



*ROYAL WEST SURREY REGT (QUEENS) *

CPL ISLES H 17.12.01

CPL WELSFORD J 27.2.01

L/CPL LESTER W 16.12.01

PTE COOK G 17.12.01

PTE TIMSON J 27.2.01



*SCOTS GUARDS *

SGT STODHARDT 18.2.02



*SOUTH AFRICAN CONSTABULARY*

CAPT GRAY A 20.12.01



*VICTORIAN MOUNTED RIFLES *

SGT McCORKILL 11.1.02

SGT WALSH J 8.2.02

SH/S RANKEN J 28.11.01

L/CPL ROSS TS 4.3.02

L/CPL HEALY H 10.2.02



*WEST YORKSHIRE REGT *

PTE HARRISON AH 2.2.02

PTE HUTCHINSON D 13.1.01

PTE McGUIRE W 14.2.02

PTE WHITE R 12.4.01



*YORK AND LANCASTER REGT*

BDS BIGGS MJ 9.10.00



NINE UNKNOWN BRITISH SOLDIERS

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