Tag Archives: Grahamstown

Charles Herbert Mullins VC, CMG.

Charles Herbert Mullins (28/06/1869 – 24/05/1916) along with Captain Robert Johnston was awarded the Victoria Cross for his actions during the Battle of Elandslaagte on 21st October, 1899.  The Citation, recorded by the London Gazette of 12 February 1901, Issue: 27283, Page: … Continue reading

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The Unknown Soldier. Grahamstown Old Cemetery.

Grave photographed by Marielle Ford © DRW 2007 – 2018. Photo © Marielle Ford. Moved to blog 04/03/2014

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Battle of Congella Monument

This monument to the Battle of Congella, was brought to my attention by James Houston-McMillan in 2013, who provided the photographs. It is situated near Maydon Wharf in Durban at  Google Earth co-ordinates: 29° 52.796′ S 30° 59.802′ E. The … Continue reading

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