Boer War

Ref: K3995
  • £325.00

1902 Transvaal 1d post card sent from the BELFAST BURGHER CAMP to ‘The College’ Mamahacha (English Camp0 Mozambique. The card has been cancelled BELFAST 10 FEB 1902 and has a Machadadorp 10 FEB transit cancel, Pretoria 13 FEB c.d.s. and censor h/s Lorenco Marques 25 FEV and Mamahacha 1 MAR 02 arrival cancel. What was the English Camp there? Did it house British prisoners? Little – if anything - can be found of it’s existence. An interesting card from a Burgher Camp, which talks of the typhoid at the Belfast Camp.