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The Zulu Monument at Rorke’s Drift

This magnificent Memorial to the Zulu Fallen at the Battle of Rorke’s Drift was photographed by Tony Wood in 2007. © DRW 2007-2018. Photo by Tony Wood. Moved to blog 05/02/2014

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Isandhlwana Battlefield, Natal

The Battle of Isandhlwana (aka Isandhlwana or Isandula) will rank as one of the most humiliating defeats suffered by an Imperial British Army in the annals of the British Empire.  52 Officers and 802 NCO’s and other ranks and a … Continue reading

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