Key Dates for the Boer War

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Key Dates for the Boer War (1899-1902)

1899

May Milner and Kruger meet to negotiate problems but talks fail

August Britain sends in reinforcements to the Cape

October Ultimatum to British to withdraw troops- declaration of war on refusal. Sieges of Kimberley, Ladysmith and Mafeking

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