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served in Boar conflict - (John) Owen TULLY

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Re: served in Boar conflict - (John) Owen TULLY

Posted: 23 Mar 2013 7:24PM GMT
Classification: Query
Could I politely point out that a Boar is a male pig. Any records of your relative in South Africa would be of his service in the Boer War. Boer is the Afrikaans word for farmer also used to describe the Afrikaaners themselves - hope none of them spot you referring to them as porcine!!
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CMST_wb 10 Mar 2013 12:59PM GMT 
halpark 24 Mar 2013 1:24AM GMT 
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