COL Anthony William Durnford

COL Anthony William Durnford

Birth
Manorhamilton, County Leitrim, Ireland
Death 22 Jan 1879 (aged 48)
Isandlwana, uThukela District Municipality, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Burial Pietermaritzburg, uMgungundlovu District Municipality, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Memorial ID 11684 · View Source
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British Officer, Zulu War. Lt. Col. Durnford was a colorful leader of colonial troops in South Africa. During the Zulu War of 1879, Durnford was killed fighting in the last stand of the British force at Isandhlwana.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 11 Aug 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11684
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for COL Anthony William Durnford (24 May 1830–22 Jan 1879), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11684, citing Fort Napier Cemetery, Pietermaritzburg, uMgungundlovu District Municipality, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa ; Maintained by Find A Grave .