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29th December 1895 to 2nd January 1896
In 1895 Jameson was commissioned by Cecil John Rhodes to lead a small mounted force into the Transvaal Republic.

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29th May 1900
The British broke through the final Boer defences along the Witwatersrand at Doornkop.

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3rd June 1900
After the occupation of Johannesburg on 31st May 1900, Lord Roberts advanced on Pretoria.

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4th June 1900
The day after the Battle of Kalkheuwel, Lord Roberts’s army attacked the Boer defensive line south of Pretoria.

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10th to 12th June 1900
Just before Pretoria fell on 5th June 1900, General Botha sent his secretary to Lord Roberts to propose Peace Talks.

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11th July 1900
This was the opening battle of the Guerrilla War waged by the Boers in the Magaliesberg.

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2nd August 1900
On 1st August Lord Roberts decided to give up Rustenburg and Olifants Nek and then advance to Rustenburg.

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11th July 1900
On 11th July 1900 General Smith-Dorrien marched from Krugersdorp to Hekpoort to meet up with Colonel Scobell.

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9th October 1900
During September and early October Trenchard’s riders were involved in several skirmishes near Krugersdorp.

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