ABO (Burger. H. J. S. Mienie). City Cons November 2007.
After taking part in the Siege of Mafeking, 18 year old Hans Mienie (Ward Gatsrand, Potchefstroom Commando) fought at Magersfontein. He was then taken PoW when Gen Piet Cronje surrendered at Paardeberg on 27 Feb. 1900 and sent to St Helena, together with 4 members of his immediate family.