We left the compound and got ambushed by people we mistook for refugees.
The Deidres were lured into the shadow world and ambushed by death dealers.
After 1891, in which year the Wahehe tribe ambushed and almost completely annihilated a German military force of 350 men under Baron von Zelewski, there were for many years no serious risings against German authority, which by the end of 1898 had been established over almost the whole of the hinterland.
Fetterman and seventy-eight men from Fort Phil Kearny were ambushed and slain.
Bronkhorst Spruit, where in December 1880 a detachment of British soldiers was ambushed by the Boers, lies about 30 m.