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PostSubject: Matabele Wars   Matabele Wars EmptyTue Sep 04, 2018 8:07 pm

Do we know of any veterans of the Zulu war who
Participated in the annexation of Rhodesia ?
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PostSubject: Re: Matabele Wars   Matabele Wars EmptyTue Sep 04, 2018 9:31 pm

Hi ciroferrara, not really my thing, but a good question. i'm sure
some members will have some information for you, i picked up
the book below mainly because near the end it deals with the
1906 rebellion. it's a very enjoyable read. cheer's.

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PostSubject: Re: Matabele Wars   Matabele Wars EmptyTue Sep 04, 2018 9:33 pm

By the way Cradd is a typo there is only one d.
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PostSubject: Re: Matabele Wars   Matabele Wars EmptyWed Sep 05, 2018 10:14 am

Cheer so will have a look at that book. Does anyone know of
Any good photo sources

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PostSubject: Re: Matabele Wars   Matabele Wars EmptyWed Sep 05, 2018 10:40 am

Ciroferrara.

I take it you mean the British South Africa Company’s seizure of the land of the Ndebele and Shona people, rather than the annexation of Southern Rhodesia in 1923?

If that’s the case. Off the top of my head, as I away from my books at present.

Commandant Raaff served in 1893 Ndebele War, he died from disease at the conclusion of the campaign.

Charles Louis Norris-Newman served in the 1893 War and 1896 Rebellion.

Digby Willoughby served in the 1896 Rebellion.

J. W. Colenbrander served in both of the campaigns against the Ndebele.

Contrary to popular belief Allan Wilson, of the Shangani Patrol, did not serve in the Zulu War.

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PostSubject: Re: Matabele Wars   Matabele Wars EmptyWed Sep 05, 2018 11:00 am

A quick look on the net and there is a lot of images of the 1st and 2nd Matabele wars...
quite a few on pinterest.
this is Major Frederick Russell Burnham in London receiving his DSO from the King.

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PostSubject: Re: Matabele Wars   Matabele Wars EmptyWed Sep 05, 2018 11:42 am

The Cecil Rhodes Birthplace Museum in Bishops Stortford should still have a large collection of newspaper reproduced photographs, that I donated to them several years ago.

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PostSubject: Re: Matabele Wars   Matabele Wars EmptyWed Sep 05, 2018 3:18 pm

Also I noticed Baden-Powells book features a photo of George
Hamilton Browne aiming a gun at a native
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PostSubject: Re: Matabele Wars   Matabele Wars EmptyWed Sep 05, 2018 9:25 pm

Also Fred Carrington, now a general. another book on this...

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PostSubject: Re: Matabele Wars   Matabele Wars EmptyThu Sep 06, 2018 2:57 pm

I don't suppose anyone knows what the uniforms where for the South Africa company?
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PostSubject: Re: Matabele Wars   Matabele Wars EmptyThu Sep 06, 2018 4:32 pm

This link may give you an idea.

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PostSubject: Re: Matabele Wars   Matabele Wars EmptySat Sep 08, 2018 7:14 am

Cheers useful link
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