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Fort Commeline-Heights above Military Lines, Pretoria, Lieut. Commeline RE. 25 men 2.21st R.S.F., 1880 - 1881

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3055A/9

Scope and Contents

141 x 87 mm. Showing a group of men of the 2nd Battalion, 21st Regiment Royal Scots Fusiliers on parade in front of Fort Commeline. Lieutenant Charles Ernest Commeline, who constructed the stone blockhouse situated on the hills to the south of the town, stands in the foreground at the head of the group. See also Y3055A/11.


  • 1880 - 1881

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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

fair condition

Finding aid date

2017-08-18 14:43:15+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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