Topic: BatzB - Grobelaar
South Africa, 15 May 1901
Grobelaar Recht, near Carolina in the eastern Transvaal, was the scene of a severe engagement on 15 May 1901 involving Boers and a British column commanded by Lieut.-General Sir Bindon Blood which included the Fifth and Sixth West Australian Mounted Infantry contingents.
The battle outline
Times contemporaneous reports
Grobelaar Recht, First Report of Battle, Times 18 May 1901, p. 7.
Grobelaar Recht, Full description of Battle, Times 20 May 1901, p. 7.
Grobelaar Recht, Summary of the situation, Times 21 May 1901, p. 5.
Battles where Australians fought, 1899-1920
Citation: Grobelaar Recht, South Africa, May 15, 1901, Contents