He is the eldest of five children; their father was killed in the Boer War, and the family is desperately poor.
During the Boer War, Canadians flocked to the colours to defend the British Empire.
These are military and political debacles to rival the Boer War.
Milner was the chief British civil administrator in South Africa through the (bitterly controversial at home) Boer War.
The first Boer War still smarted in our minds, and we knew the prowess of the indomitable burghers.
He was going to enlist in the Boer War, he hates the English so.
They were fighting the Boer War all over again with their mouths.
Some of them had been in the Boer War, and three of them had sons in this.
One by one, Petrus spread the precious keepsakes from the Boer War on the floor about the old chest.
Following the Boer War came a sharp cleavage among the Boers.