Kōrero: South African War

Troopers relaxing

Troopers relaxing

After the first year the war in South Africa became a mobile guerrilla war. The New Zealanders operated in small groups such as this, and the conditions were rough, with a greater emphasis upon quick responses to small skirmishes rather than massed large-scale actions.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: 1/4-015703; F

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Jock Phillips, 'South African War - The troopers in South Africa', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/36201/troopers-relaxing (accessed 25 February 2020)

He kōrero nā Jock Phillips, i tāngia i te 20 Jun 2012