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Beautiful Braamfontein

Somebody once asked “which cemetery do you consider to be “home”?” I didn’t really have to think about it because Braamfontein Cemetery in Johannesburg is probably my “home”.   It was the second cemetery where I went to photograph war graves, … Continue reading

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Finding Julius Jeppe. 06-11-2011

While reading a book of old postcards about Johannesburg I was surprised to find them mention a memorial at Jeppestown Oval. Naturally my first instinct was “War Memorial?”, my second was “When?” That area isn’t on my usual gravehunting route, in fact … Continue reading

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