Irish fight on both sides at the Battle of Colenso Second Boer War 1899

#OnThisDay 1899 The British lost the Battle of Colenso to the Boers. Once again, there were Irish units fighting on both sides in this battle. MacBride’s Irish Commandos fought against Royal Dublin Fusiliers, Connaught Rangers & other British Army units.

#Ireland #History

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