Theme: Other C19 Pre-Owned Un-Punched
January 22, 1879: Isandhlwana, Zululand. British Army Destroyed!
On this date the British Army suffered its greatest defeat in the history of the colonial wars.
Six companies of the 24th Regiment were wiped out to a man and nearly a thousand members of the British Army were killed.
In addition, the regimental colours were lost and two twelve pounders were captured by the Zulus.
1 17" x 11" map