Boers defeated at Boomplatz by British forces (25 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors


At the Battle of Boomplatz, the Boers are defeated by British forces, and retire across the Vaal. This secures the Orange River area for Britain.

Editors. "Boers defeated at Boomplatz by British forces". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[, accessed 29 March 2017.]

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