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THE BRITISH REVERSE IN THE TRANSVAAL.

The Official Report. Further Reinforcements. ■ i . ■ • •- ■- : i (By Gable.) - CAtBTowfN, March 1. An official report oT, the ) i)a|tle of Spitskop gives the following figwes of the casualties on the side of the'Bruish: —Officersr—killed, .3; .woUbtfetU 9; taken prisoners, •7. Rank and file—killed, 82; wounded, 220; aftd 250 taken prisoners. * * ! ’ 1 ‘ ’ TWfdbh?!It is announced that, in J addition to three regiments which received orders to. proceed to tlje Transvaal, further reinforcements, c&mprising three more regiments, of -infancy, a battery of artillery, 1 arid a of cavalry, will also Ibe .despatched without delay for service against the Boers. . ■:. ■■ r.. /-j :; .f

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THE BRITISH REVERSE IN THE TRANSVAAL., Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 283, 3 March 1881

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THE BRITISH REVERSE IN THE TRANSVAAL. Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 283, 3 March 1881

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