A new aquisition from Wakefield medal fair today
2525 Trooper Jacobus Willem Botha S.A.Light Horse
Jacobus signed up for the S.A.Light Horse on 17th May 1901 at Jansenville Cape Colony
His age was 22 and his nationality is listed as European, his trade was a farmer.
His time expired on the 4th November 1901
"From a billow of the rolling veldt we looked back, and black columns were coming up behind us."