Boer War

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when were both wars fought?
war 1: 1880-1881. war 2: 1899-1902.
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which 2 independent Dutch Boer republics did the British fight?
the Orange Free State and the Transvaal Republic.
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what was the reason for the first Boer war?
it was a rebellion of the Boers against the British to re-establish their independence.
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what was 2 reason for the lost of British soldiers?
disease and combat.
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where did the British put the Boer women & children?
into concentration camps.
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which 2 independent Dutch Boer republics did the British fight?

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the Orange Free State and the Transvaal Republic.

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what was the reason for the first Boer war?

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what was 2 reason for the lost of British soldiers?

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where did the British put the Boer women & children?

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