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National Women’s Memorial – Bloemfontein

Bloemfontein, Free State, South Africa

About National Women’s Memorial – Bloemfontein

The National Women’s Memorial in Bloemfontein in South Africa commemorates the 26,000 women and children who perished in concentration camps set up by the British during the Second Anglo-Boer War.

Depicting an Afrikaner woman holding her child seeing her husband off to war, the National Women’s Memorial is flanked by a large obelisk and is located near the Anglo-Boer War Museum.