• Short Summary

    Voortrekkers mark 100th anniversary of Battle of Blood River and the Great Trek. Foundation stones?

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    SLATE INFORMATION - Voortrekker celebrations in South Africa

    SOUTH AFRICA: Pretoria:
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    Medals awarded to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the defeat of the Zulu nation at the battle of Blood River / South Africans dressed in the style of Voortrekkers riding out /
    People dressed as Voortrekkers gathered at site where memorial is to be built / Covered wagon / Mrs. J.C. Muller (granddaughter of Andries Pretorius), Mrs. K.F. Ackerman (great-granddaughter of Hendrik Potgieter) and Mrs. J.C. Preller (great-granddaughter of Piet Retief) - all great Vootrekker leaders - laying foundation stones of memorial
    Background: Voortrekkers mark 100th anniversary of Battle of Blood River and the Great Trek. Foundation stones of the Voortrekker Memorial laid.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA4FMLGKI580ZQ4PP7CAWSP8DAQ
    Media URN:
    VLVA4FMLGKI580ZQ4PP7CAWSP8DAQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/01/1939
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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