WWW.1879ZULUWAR.COM

Zulu.Lieutenant John Chard: What's our strength? Lieutenant Gonville Bromhead: Seven officers including surgeon, commissaries and so on; Adendorff now I suppose; wounded and sick 36, fit for duty 97 and about 40 native levies. Not much of an army for you.
 
HomeHome  GalleryGallery  PublicationsPublications  SearchSearch  RegisterRegister  Log inLog in  
Latest topics
» Lieutenant H C Young, 2nd Battalion 3rd Regiment, Natal Native Contingent
Not lost all ...!!! EmptyThu Dec 05, 2019 7:32 pm by 1879graves

» John Moreland
Not lost all ...!!! EmptyThu Dec 05, 2019 7:29 pm by 1879graves

» F. W. David Jackson
Not lost all ...!!! EmptyTue Dec 03, 2019 8:53 pm by ADMIN

» Stoker John Merritt, HMS Boadicea
Not lost all ...!!! EmptySun Dec 01, 2019 6:36 pm by Petty Officer Tom

» 25B/ 1371 Private Thomas Morrison 2/24 Foot, Rorke's Drift Denfender, Facebook Sale
Not lost all ...!!! EmptyWed Nov 27, 2019 7:18 pm by 1879graves

» New Book on AW Durnford
Not lost all ...!!! EmptySun Nov 24, 2019 10:28 pm by bill cainan

» Zulu War kit bags
Not lost all ...!!! EmptySun Nov 24, 2019 9:29 pm by Magnus

» Trooper Walter Granger's account of Isandhlwana.
Not lost all ...!!! EmptySun Nov 24, 2019 3:26 pm by Julian Whybra

» The search for Gardner's mysterious German
Not lost all ...!!! EmptySun Nov 24, 2019 12:52 pm by John Young

» Help in identifying this Foreign Service Helment
Not lost all ...!!! EmptySun Nov 24, 2019 11:36 am by simond9x

» James Garnett
Not lost all ...!!! EmptySat Nov 23, 2019 6:20 pm by 1879graves

» Lieut-Col Ambrose Humphrys Bircham
Not lost all ...!!! EmptySat Nov 23, 2019 5:53 pm by 1879graves

» Captain Church
Not lost all ...!!! EmptySat Nov 23, 2019 5:19 pm by 1879graves

» Dynamite at iSandlwana
Not lost all ...!!! EmptySat Nov 23, 2019 9:13 am by SRB1965

» Dill’s Store
Not lost all ...!!! EmptyFri Nov 22, 2019 11:00 am by Frank Allewell

Lt. Augustus W. Hill, 57th Regt.
Not lost all ...!!! IMG-7742 Mac and Shad] (Isandula Collection)
The Zulu Wars - Twilight Of The Zulus - Episode 3 - Full Documentary
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 
Rechercher Advanced Search
Top posters
90th
Not lost all ...!!! Bar_leftNot lost all ...!!! BarNot lost all ...!!! Bar_right 
Frank Allewell
Not lost all ...!!! Bar_leftNot lost all ...!!! BarNot lost all ...!!! Bar_right 
littlehand
Not lost all ...!!! Bar_leftNot lost all ...!!! BarNot lost all ...!!! Bar_right 
ADMIN
Not lost all ...!!! Bar_leftNot lost all ...!!! BarNot lost all ...!!! Bar_right 
1879graves
Not lost all ...!!! Bar_leftNot lost all ...!!! BarNot lost all ...!!! Bar_right 
rusteze
Not lost all ...!!! Bar_leftNot lost all ...!!! BarNot lost all ...!!! Bar_right 
Chelmsfordthescapegoat
Not lost all ...!!! Bar_leftNot lost all ...!!! BarNot lost all ...!!! Bar_right 
John
Not lost all ...!!! Bar_leftNot lost all ...!!! BarNot lost all ...!!! Bar_right 
Mr M. Cooper
Not lost all ...!!! Bar_leftNot lost all ...!!! BarNot lost all ...!!! Bar_right 
impi
Not lost all ...!!! Bar_leftNot lost all ...!!! BarNot lost all ...!!! Bar_right 
Fair Use Notice
Fair use notice. This website may contain copyrighted material the use of which has not been specifically authorised by the copyright owner. We are making such material and images are available in our efforts to advance the understanding of the “Anglo Zulu War of 1879. For educational & recreational purposes. We believe this constitutes a 'fair use' of any such copyrighted material, as provided for in UK copyright law. The information is purely for educational and research purposes only. No profit is made from any part of this website. If you hold the copyright on any material on the site, or material refers to you, and you would like it to be removed, please let us know and we will work with you to reach a resolution.
Top posting users this month
1879graves
Not lost all ...!!! Bar_leftNot lost all ...!!! BarNot lost all ...!!! Bar_right 
Petty Officer Tom
Not lost all ...!!! Bar_leftNot lost all ...!!! BarNot lost all ...!!! Bar_right 
Saul David 1879
Not lost all ...!!! Bar_leftNot lost all ...!!! BarNot lost all ...!!! Bar_right 
WeekendWarrior
Not lost all ...!!! Bar_leftNot lost all ...!!! BarNot lost all ...!!! Bar_right 
ADMIN
Not lost all ...!!! Bar_leftNot lost all ...!!! BarNot lost all ...!!! Bar_right 
Most active topics
Isandlwana, Last Stands
Durnford was he capable.1
Pte David Jenkins. 'Forgotten' Survivor of Rorke's Drift Returned to Official Records
Durnford was he capable. 4
Durnford was he capable.5
The ammunition question
Durnford was he capable.2
Durnford was he capable. 3
Pte David Jenkins. 'Forgotten' Survivor of Rorke's Drift Returned to Official Records
The missing five hours.

Share
 

 Not lost all ...!!!

Go down 
AuthorMessage
Guest
Guest



Not lost all ...!!! Empty
PostSubject: Not lost all ...!!!   Not lost all ...!!! EmptySat Jun 08, 2013 10:02 am

Hello to all

There is an official military report on the exact amount of equipment ,weapons, ect... lost by the British Army at Isandhlwana ?

This type of accounting has necessarily been done by the British headquarters after the battle !

Cheers

Back to top Go down
Guest
Guest



Not lost all ...!!! Empty
PostSubject: Re: Not lost all ...!!!   Not lost all ...!!! EmptySat Jun 22, 2013 11:02 am

No, the British army did not take this type of accounting before a campaign Surprised?
Back to top Go down
24th

24th

Posts : 1848
Join date : 2009-03-25

Not lost all ...!!! Empty
PostSubject: Re: Not lost all ...!!!   Not lost all ...!!! EmptySat Jun 22, 2013 6:16 pm

Pascal MAHE wrote:
Hello to all

There is an official military report on the exact amount of equipment ,weapons, ect... lost by the British Army at Isandhlwana ?

This type of accounting has necessarily been done by the  British headquarters after the battle !

Cheers


Can you post it!
Back to top Go down
Guest
Guest



Not lost all ...!!! Empty
PostSubject: Re: Not lost all ...!!!   Not lost all ...!!! EmptySat Jun 22, 2013 6:37 pm

If I ask if there is one, is that I do not possess, but it must exist, right?Very Happy
Back to top Go down
24th

24th

Posts : 1848
Join date : 2009-03-25

Not lost all ...!!! Empty
PostSubject: Re: Not lost all ...!!!   Not lost all ...!!! EmptySat Jun 22, 2013 6:43 pm

Pascal wrote:
There is an official military report on the exact amount of equipment ,weapons, ect

I thought you were saying there was an offical report?
Back to top Go down
Guest
Guest



Not lost all ...!!! Empty
PostSubject: Re: Not lost all ...!!!   Not lost all ...!!! EmptySun Jun 23, 2013 6:55 am

No, I do not understand that there have not a military offical report on the loss of equipments after isandhlwana !Very Happy
Back to top Go down
90th

90th

Posts : 9996
Join date : 2009-04-07
Age : 63
Location : Melbourne, Australia

Not lost all ...!!! Empty
PostSubject: Not Lost all ?   Not lost all ...!!! EmptyTue Jun 25, 2013 2:06 am

Rascal you need to think that its 1879 !! . All the camp papers were destroyed at the camp . So what you are seeking is probably harder to locate than the Holy Grail ! . I doubt you'd find a complete list of what equipment was lost at the Little Big Horn as well .
90th
Back to top Go down
Guest
Guest



Not lost all ...!!! Empty
PostSubject: Re: Not lost all ...!!!   Not lost all ...!!! EmptyTue Jun 25, 2013 6:15 am

But there were no copies of the lists concocted before entering in Zululand? Would have stayed in Natal or aillor ?

Or after the massacre, no civil or military authority has requested a official military report to LC on the exact amount of lost in equipment ,weapons, ect ?
Back to top Go down
Frank Allewell

Frank Allewell

Posts : 7322
Join date : 2009-09-21
Age : 72
Location : Cape Town South Africa

Not lost all ...!!! Empty
PostSubject: Re: Not lost all ...!!!   Not lost all ...!!! EmptyTue Jun 25, 2013 10:10 am

Actually I have a feeling that Pascal could be right! Im sure I saw a list some place, going from memory Im not near the books at present.

Cheers
Back to top Go down
Guest
Guest



Not lost all ...!!! Empty
PostSubject: Re: Not lost all ...!!!   Not lost all ...!!! EmptyTue Jun 25, 2013 10:38 am

Nothing extraordinary in what I say, because it is quite logical, because it was and is required for a modern army, even at that time!Salute
Back to top Go down
Frank Allewell

Frank Allewell

Posts : 7322
Join date : 2009-09-21
Age : 72
Location : Cape Town South Africa

Not lost all ...!!! Empty
PostSubject: Re: Not lost all ...!!!   Not lost all ...!!! EmptyTue Jun 25, 2013 10:52 am

Pascal
Try the Narrative, I dont have access to it but its highly possible there are details there.
Back to top Go down
Guest
Guest



Not lost all ...!!! Empty
PostSubject: Re: Not lost all ...!!!   Not lost all ...!!! EmptyTue Jun 25, 2013 11:01 am

Yes Julian told me that , but I can not find anything , but it is in this book, I would have to take the time for watching...
Back to top Go down
Guest
Guest



Not lost all ...!!! Empty
PostSubject: Re: Not lost all ...!!!   Not lost all ...!!! EmptyTue Jun 25, 2013 11:23 am

Page48 " By the capture of the camp the Zulus became  possessed of two 7-pr.guns with their ammunition ,and of about 800 Martini-Henry rifles ,with some 400 000 cartridges."

This is what I found now, but it is inaccurate, it does not even know the exact number of MHR ! Plus it was not that MHR at Isandhlwana and ammunition, what is this number,it's for the MHR ammunition? What there was in the camp at the beginning of the attack? In this case, it remains at the end of the battle and I do not see how the author could have known how much it remained???
Back to top Go down
impi

impi

Posts : 2308
Join date : 2010-07-02
Age : 39

Not lost all ...!!! Empty
PostSubject: Re: Not lost all ...!!!   Not lost all ...!!! EmptyTue Jun 25, 2013 11:18 pm

491,000 rounds before battle or there abouts.
Back to top Go down
Guest
Guest



Not lost all ...!!! Empty
PostSubject: Re: Not lost all ...!!!   Not lost all ...!!! EmptyWed Jun 26, 2013 6:20 am

491,000 rounds before battle or there abouts! What book, this is indicated!

And how the author can say that the Zulus have recovered around 400,000? It was impossible to know it!
Back to top Go down
Dave

Dave

Posts : 1605
Join date : 2009-09-21

Not lost all ...!!! Empty
PostSubject: Re: Not lost all ...!!!   Not lost all ...!!! EmptyWed Jun 26, 2013 9:33 pm

1300 x 70
Back to top Go down
Guest
Guest



Not lost all ...!!! Empty
PostSubject: Re: Not lost all ...!!!   Not lost all ...!!! EmptyThu Jun 27, 2013 8:40 am

1300 x 70 :p;::p;::p;:

We know can be nearly the total amount of cartridges before the battle and it still astonish me, but because allocations were different depending on the body of troops and weapons so no precise number should be known today and as no two men has not fired the same amount of ammunition, the figure of 400,000 is worth nothing!
Back to top Go down
24th

24th

Posts : 1848
Join date : 2009-03-25

Not lost all ...!!! Empty
PostSubject: Re: Not lost all ...!!!   Not lost all ...!!! EmptyThu Jun 27, 2013 1:47 pm

Add your 400,000 to the sum above
Back to top Go down
Guest
Guest



Not lost all ...!!! Empty
PostSubject: Re: Not lost all ...!!!   Not lost all ...!!! EmptyThu Jun 27, 2013 2:07 pm

But first, it is impossible to know the number of rounds fired:p;:
Back to top Go down
90th

90th

Posts : 9996
Join date : 2009-04-07
Age : 63
Location : Melbourne, Australia

Not lost all ...!!! Empty
PostSubject: Not at all !!   Not lost all ...!!! EmptyThu Jun 27, 2013 5:32 pm

Hi Springbok.
Cant say I've ever seen a list of what was lost at Isandlwana ! . I'm fairly certain the ' Narrative ' only mentions Rifles and Ammunition and it isnt accurate either , I think they give estimates only .
Cheers 90th
Back to top Go down
Guest
Guest



Not lost all ...!!! Empty
PostSubject: Re: Not lost all ...!!!   Not lost all ...!!! EmptyThu Jun 27, 2013 5:51 pm

Marsupial, it probably an official military report somewhere!
Back to top Go down
Sponsored content




Not lost all ...!!! Empty
PostSubject: Re: Not lost all ...!!!   Not lost all ...!!! Empty

Back to top Go down
 
Not lost all ...!!!
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
WWW.1879ZULUWAR.COM  :: GENERAL DISCUSSION AREA-
Jump to: