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battlefield-

Battlefield.

  • The Battle of Gqokli  Hill was fought between the forces of King Shaka and Inkosi Zwide of the Ndwandwe in 1818. Although he faced a numerically superior enemy, King  Shaka’s  military tactics won the day and he scored a huge victory. Two other generals, who would later found nations on the sub-continent, were involved in the battle. They were Soshangane who founded the Shangane nation in Mozambique and Mzilikazi, who founded the Ndebele in today’s Limpompo province and southern Zimbabwe. A battle view site offers a good view of the field of battle as well as interpretation. It is located in the Ophathe area of the park.

    This site also offers a good view and interprets,  the Ophathe Battlefield, where a running battle between Zulu and Voortrekker forces was fought  in the late 1838.  

  • Ulundi battlefield and monument mark where the last battle of the Anglo-Zulu War was fought on July 4, 1879. 

Ref:
http://www.zulu.org.za/index.php?product+55966

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