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(Untitled), [Dec] [1899]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/69/22

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Transcribed telegram from Sir Redvers Buller to [Henry, 5th Lord Lansdowne, Secretary of State for War] informing him that the Boer forces have succeeded in derailing an armoured train near Estcourt [South Africa] and that a company of Dublin Fusiliers have been taken prisoner. On the notepaper of the War Office.


  • Creation: [Dec] [1899]

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