The Anglo-Boer War Diary of Private Charles Holmes

 

2nd Northamptonshire Regiment

 

Charles Holmes was a recalled reservist serving in the Anglo-Boer War. He kept a daily record of his activities which he sent home from time to time. His diary for the latter part of 1900 has survived. It gives a daily record of impressions of the news and events from the perspective of an ordinary soldier in the ranks of a British infantry regiment in the Orange Free State and Cape Colony.

 

The Diary has been transcribed and edited with an introduction and explanatory notes by Bev and Dan Allen.

 

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