Kōrero: Africa and New Zealand

Entering Pretoria

British and colonial troops are shown here entering Pretoria, the capital of Transvaal, on 5 June 1900, during the South African War between the British and the Boers. The troops on parade include the New Zealand contingent. The key below the picture identifies the troops (number 14 is the New Zealand contingent), significant groups and individuals, and important buildings.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: D-017-023

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Megan Cook, 'Africa and New Zealand - Colonists, soldiers and sportsmen: 1800s to 1940s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/zoomify/35901/entering-pretoria (accessed 17 September 2021)

He kōrero nā Megan Cook, i tāngia i te 20 Jun 2012