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  1. a city in Transvaal, NE South Africa.
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Historical Examples of boksburg

  • General Muller (Boksburg) reported that in his division the burghers had never suffered from hunger.

    Three Years' War

    Christiaan Rudolf de Wet

  • That in some cases, as that of the Boksburg section, the men were conveyed the greater part of the way by Government carts.

    The Transvaal from Within

    J. P. Fitzpatrick

  • But the junction with the Boksburg burghers, numbering about 200 men, somewhat made up for it.

  • The collieries extend from Boksburg eastward to Springs, 11 m. distant.

  • When he had visited Boksburg he had found that the commandos had had no meat for three days.

    Three Years' War

    Christiaan Rudolf de Wet