WWW.1879ZULUWAR.COM

Lt. Melvill: Well done, Sir! Did you see that Noggs? Deceived him with the up and took him with the down. Norris-Newman: Well well, this one's a grandfather at least. If he'd been a Zulu in his prime I'd have given odds against your lancer, Mr. Melvill.
 
HomeHome  CalendarCalendar  GalleryGallery  PublicationsPublications  FAQFAQ  SearchSearch  RegisterRegister  Log inLog in  
Latest topics
» The Camp at Isandula, on the Morning of January 22nd.
Today at 9:09 pm by John Young

» St Quintin.
Today at 7:30 am by 90th

» An Old Zulu Warrior
Today at 6:52 am by SRB1965

» Who is he & where is he !!!
Yesterday at 1:55 am by 90th

» iNtombi Drift
Yesterday at 1:44 am by 90th

» Talk about Henry Martin from Gurney Slade Somerset
Tue Jun 20, 2017 10:00 am by andysandersuk

» Francis Broadfoot Russell
Tue Jun 20, 2017 4:58 am by rai

» Has anyone ever made a Zulu battle shield?
Tue Jun 20, 2017 3:15 am by 90th

» WHY I JOINED THE ZULU CAMPAIGN by Orderley Room Sergeant Sam Priestly, Lonsdale's Horse
Tue Jun 20, 2017 3:12 am by 90th

» Richard Groves, Quartertmaster Sargeant, 3rd Buffs
Tue Jun 20, 2017 2:28 am by 90th

» Publications presentation
Mon Jun 19, 2017 11:36 pm by ADMIN

» Sad News Death of Rob Gerrard.
Mon Jun 19, 2017 10:32 pm by ADMIN

» Alan Baynham Jones
Mon Jun 19, 2017 7:27 pm by ADMIN

» RYLEY John Rutherford
Mon Jun 19, 2017 6:16 pm by littlehand

» Module "Publications"
Mon Jun 19, 2017 3:21 pm by ADMIN

Lt. (Captain) J.B. Carey, 98th, Ityotozi River--
(Isandula Collection)
Military Odyssey 2016 - Zulu War Era British Encampment
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 
Rechercher Advanced Search
Top posters
90th
 
littlehand
 
Frank Allewell
 
ADMIN
 
Chelmsfordthescapegoat
 
John
 
Mr M. Cooper
 
impi
 
1879graves
 
rusteze
 
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
xhosa2000
 
ymob
 
90th
 
Frank Allewell
 
1879graves
 
Julian Whybra
 
rusteze
 
ADMIN
 
Chas
 
SRB1965
 
Most active topics
Isandlwana, Last Stands
Durnford was he capable.5
Pte David Jenkins. 'Forgotten' Survivor of Rorke's Drift Returned to Official Records
Durnford was he capable. 4
Durnford was he capable.1
Durnford was he capable.2
Durnford was he capable. 3
The ammunition question
Pte David Jenkins. 'Forgotten' Survivor of Rorke's Drift Returned to Official Records
The missing five hours.

Share | 
 

 The Blame Game

View previous topic View next topic Go down 
Go to page : Previous  1, 2, 3
AuthorMessage
Frank Allewell

avatar

Posts : 6322
Join date : 2009-09-21
Age : 70
Location : Cape Town South Africa

PostSubject: Re: The Blame Game   Thu Aug 25, 2016 8:02 am

Black, Symons,Harvey,Banister and Sgnt Tigar. All present.
Back to top Go down
Frank Allewell

avatar

Posts : 6322
Join date : 2009-09-21
Age : 70
Location : Cape Town South Africa

PostSubject: Re: The Blame Game   Thu Aug 25, 2016 8:10 am

The same 'eye witness' reports that Symons found a bunch of cheques belonging to him and that there were 'Books papers photographs scattered around. So highly possible he was the finder.

Cheers
Back to top Go down
rusteze

avatar

Posts : 2106
Join date : 2010-06-02

PostSubject: Re: The Blame Game   Fri Aug 26, 2016 10:21 pm

Just for a moment I thought I had a glimpse of the holy grail, but not so. This cutting is from the Edinburgh Evening News of 19 August 1939.

[You must be registered and logged in to see this image.]

It is about the Natal Carbineers. "Colonel" E M Green was "Trooper" E M Green at the time of Isandhlwana. The order referred to is the one which decided who would go with Dartnell to scout the Mangeni and who would remain. I am not sure it decided the fate of the camp, but for the Carbineers it was a fateful document.

Steve
Back to top Go down
Sponsored content




PostSubject: Re: The Blame Game   

Back to top Go down
 
The Blame Game
View previous topic View next topic Back to top 
Page 3 of 3Go to page : Previous  1, 2, 3

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