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The condition of the wounded touched my heart deeply. ---->>>

These deserters were our undoing. I shall have a good deal more to say about them before I finally lay down my pen, and I shall not hesitate to call them by their true name, the name with which they will be for ever branded before all the nations of the world. ---->>>

For myself, I believed that that 13th of March should see a fight to the finish, cost what it might! for if Bloemfontein was to be taken, it would only be over our dead bodies. ---->>>

Naturally our Government would not consent to such terms, and so the war had to proceed. ---->>>


Christiaan Rudolf de Wet profile (christiaan-rudolf-de-wet.jpg)
Nationality: South Afric
Born: October 7, 1854
Die: 02-05, 1922
Occupation: Politician

Christiaan Rudolf de Wet (7 October 1854 – 3 February 1922) was a South African Boer general, rebel leader and politician. He was born on the Leeuwkop farm, in the district of Smithfield in the Boer Republic of the Orange Free State. He later resided at Dewetsdorp, named after his father, Jacobus Ignatius de Wet (wikipedia)