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Retrospective: Pretoria Old Cemetery

Yesterday, while looking for a suitable image for Facebook, I came across my photographs of Pretoria Old Cemetery or Church Street Cemetery as it is sometimes known. For some strange reason I never did a blogpost about it, although did … Continue reading

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Delville Wood Memorial: Pretoria

My late maternal grandfather was a Delville Wood survivor, having been wounded on the 18th of July 1916. He never really spoke much about his experience at the battle, and if he had I probably would not have been able … Continue reading

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