Boer War

Greenspond played a very important part in Empire wars, and was always ready for the call of duty.  When the Boer War broke out the following Greenspond men temporarily employed in the Sydney Mines were recruited by a Captain Moore, and trained in the Royal Canadian Regiment, namely:

  • George Carter, Lance Corporal
  • Herbert Burry, Lance Corporal
  • John Hunt, Lance Corporal
  • Edward Green, Private
  • Arthur Burry, Private

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