Sentence Examples

  • At the same time the Boer commandoes were requested to leave the country.
  • Dinizulu, however, remained at the time quiescent, though the Zulus were in a state of excitement over incidents connected with the war, when they had been subject to raids by Boer commandoes, and on one occasion at least had retaliated in characteristic Zulu fashion.
  • " Commandoes " or war-bands were sent out against them, and they were hunted down like wild beasts.
  • Out of the organization of these commandoes, with their fieldcommandants and field-cornets, has grown the common system of local government in the Dutch-settled districts of South Africa.

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