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
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Subject: Dabulamanzi and Isandhlwana Sun Jul 07, 2013 1:16 pm
At what moment of the Battle of Isandhlwana, Dabulamanzi left Isandhlwana?
Subject: Re: Dabulamanzi and Isandhlwana Mon Jul 08, 2013 7:29 am
No general Zulu have tried to restrain him or sent messengers to bring back his troops?
Subject: Re: Dabulamanzi and Isandhlwana Mon Jul 08, 2013 8:52 am
Probably when he realised his men would not be needed for the battle of Isandhlwana- - say between 2 pm !to know more?
Subject: Re: Dabulamanzi and Isandhlwana Mon Jul 08, 2013 8:57 am
And how long should it around for a impi to go to RD from Isandhlwana? About an hour but it swerved off the track and crossed below RD, so add 30 mins. It also rested for half an hour and took 30 mins to get up from the river to RD.