The Boer War Langham Village History Group
Langham Village History Group
Langham Village Web Site
Serving in the South African Campaign in May 1900 were: General Brockenhurst (Lord Ranksborough) Pictured below right was Commanding Cavalry in Natal Gunner Clarke Royal Artillery Trooper Mann 14th Hussars* Sergeant R.W. Baker Imperial Yeomanry** Trooper H Royce Imperial Yeomanry Trooper J Royce Imperial Yeomanry Private J Turner Cape Volunteers Trooper H Wright Imperial Yeomanry (Robin Hoods) * Trooper William E Mann died of his wounds and there are memorials to him in both the Parish Church and the Baptist Church ** Richard Westbrook (Dick) Baker’s scrapbook provides further information