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Windhoek (inhabited place)

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 1 Collection or Record:


Proclamation of Martial Law in Windhoek, May 12 1915, 1915-05-12

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3057A/6
Scope and Contents

190 x 141 mm. Showing General Botha standing on the steps of the Windhoek Town Hall to announce the commencement of a state of Martial Law. Behind him stands a group of army officers, with military and civilian personnel in the foreground. The civilian standing alone at the bottom of the steps to the right is probably the Burgermaster of Windhoek.

Dates: 1915-05-12
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