The background section contains information about nursing in the Boer War and details about the locations of hospitals in South Africa and elsewhere.
The research section gives ideas and advice for anyone trying to find information about nurses who looked after the sick and wounded during the Boer War. This section is based on a Case Study of one nurse - Clara Evans.
If you need information on nurses after 1902 try the Scarlet Finders website.
The database holds details on approximately 2000 nurses who were in South Africa during the Boer War. This is a fully searchable database and is constantly updated as new information becomes available.
The Blog is run by four nurse historians with an interest in the Boer War. We welcome your comments on our posts.