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. Touch 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 was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 29, 2015, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 206 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on November 29, 2015, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.