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Siege of Ladysmith diaries 3 - CRAW 3 months 1 day ago #52134

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Siege of Ladysmith diaries 3 - CRAW 1 month 4 weeks ago #52743

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The last entry in Bella Craw's published diary was on 23 March 1900:


Although nearly a month had passed since the Siege was lifted, poor Bella's tribulations had continued. Bert did recover and it was only fitting that the couple should marry later - a short marriage that ended in Bella's death in childbirth.

Bella was one of the truly tragic figures to have served so faithfully when war came to Natal.

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