Black and white photograph of target practice from the stern of the troop ship Wakool taken in April 1901. Sergeant Mr Gilton is firing 200 yards range. The photograph was taken 100 miles north of the equator.
A collection of photographs documenting a volunteer in the Boer War.
Collection Terms & Categories
- War/Campaign/Operation: Second Boer War (1899-1902)
- Country: South Africa
- Theme (Main): Conflict & Military Operations
- Theme (Main): Daily Life
- Subject: Animals & The Natural World
- Subject: Boundaries & Borders
- Subject: Counter-Insurgency
- Subject: Naval, Sea & Ships
- Subject: Transport
- Item: Photographic (album)
- Information: Memoir/Biography