The rebellion was led by Christian de Wet, Boer soldier and statesman and commander-in-chief of the Orange Free State forces in the South African War (1899-1902).
Editors. "Boer rebellion against British in South Africa". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
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