Rorke's Drift in Elandskraal, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Rorke's Drift Memorial
22nd Jan 1879
Jenkins.J. • Nicholas.E.
Sgt Maxfield R. 2Bn
Pte Adams. R. • Chick.J. • Cole.T. • Facan.J. • Hayden.C. • Scanlan.J. • Williams.J.
Sgt Williams.T 2Bn
L.Cgt Frowan.C. • Haslam.T.
Pte Farr.J. • Foster.C. • James.C. • Jones.T. • Williams.J.
Pte Betts.R. R.E.
TPr Hunger. N.M.P
Nearby is a grave memorial for another British soldier buried here. It reads:
In memory of Private Thorne, 6th Dracoons, who was drowned in the Buffalo River by the upsetting of the punt.
Location. 28° 21.482′ S, 30° 32.231′ E. Marker is in Rorke's Drift, KwaZulu-Natal, in Elandskraal. Click for map. Near the site of the hospital
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 8 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Memorial to the Zulu Dead (within shouting distance of this marker); Rorkes Drift (approx. 1.2 kilometers away); Fugitives Drift Memorial (approx. 7 kilometers away).
Additional keywords. Anglo-Zulu War
Categories. • Wars, Non-US •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 138 times since then and 71 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on , by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.