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Fri, Jul 19, 2019

Unveiling of Blue Plaque for the Battle of Dwarsvlei

On 11 July 1900, 1300 British soldiers under the command of General Smith-Dorrien were attacked at Dwarsvlei by 160 Boers under General Oosthuizen.

The battlefield is just two kilometres east of Maropeng.

Please join us for the ceremonial unveiling of a Blue Plaque to commemorate the Battle of Dwarsvlei fought during the South African War of 1899 to 1902.

Admission is free, but for catering purposes it is essential to RSVP to andrewedepohl@rali.co.za. After the unveiling, Rob Milne will conduct a free one hour tour of the battlefield.

Date

Jul 11 2019

Time

10:30

Local Time

  • Timezone: America/New_York
  • Date: Jul 11 2019
  • Time: 04:30
Bru House and Diner

Location

Bru House and Diner
Hekpoort Rd, R563, Magaliesburg, 1740

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