Boer War

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either of two wars: the first when the Boers fought England in order to regain the independence they had given up to obtain British help against the Zulus (1880-1881)

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What links a cemetery and nature haven on the Headland at Hartlepool with a Boar War battle, a racehorse, a steam engine, a hole on a Scottish golf course and Liverpool FC?
The steam engine was used in the Boar War in South Africa.
It will tell the story of the regiment and its soldiers from its formation through the Boar War, the First and Second World Wars, Korea, Northern Ireland, Germany to the present day.
Question nine: What links a cemetery and nature haven on the Headland at Hartlepool with a Boar War battle, a racehorse, a steam engine, a hole on a Scottish golf course and Liverpool FC?
Our special supplement will tell the story of the regiment and its soldiers from its formation through the Boar War, the First and Second World Wars in Korea, Northern Ireland, Germany to the present day.
He fought in the Boar War and was my grandmother's uncle.