Soldiers, believed to be part of Bethune's Mounted Infantry or the Johannesburg Mounted Rifles ...

Accession Number P05667.003
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Print other than silver gelatin
Maker Unknown
Place made South Africa
Date made 1899 - 1902
Conflict South Africa, 1899-1902 (Boer War)
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Soldiers, believed to be part of Bethune's Mounted Infantry or the Johannesburg Mounted Rifles gathered around a Maxim one pounder 'pom pom' gun. More troops stand in the background with the unit's horses.