A force of brave Welshmen dressed in red. On a foreign field against a brave and proud enemy.
Depleted in numbers through a cruel twist of fete or bad decision by the man in charge, choose your own point of view, fighting bravely and with pride, luck against them, to the bitter conclusion of inevitable defeat.
And then the questions, the inquest regarding decisions made, followed by eternal debate, the answers to certain questions - never to be known.....
iSandlwana, 22nd January 1879.
Ellis Park, 15th October 2011.