BLACK AND WHITE BUDGET: No. 4 (TRANSVAAL SPECIAL) T H ELATE MAJOR -GENERAL SIR W .P. SYM O S,N K .C.B .General Sir William Penn Svinons, K .C.B., who was mortally wounded at Glencoe, was fifty- six years of age. His first campaign, like his last, was fought in South Africa. Sincc then he had been mentioned in no less than eight despatches, and the eighth told the sad and brilliant story of Glencoe, lie has died a soldier’s death in the hour of victory. England mourns to-day a brave and devoted son
We have sought to ensure that the content of this website complies with UK copyright law.
Please note however, that we may have been unable to ascertain the rights holders of some items.
Where we have digitised items, we have done so with items that to the best of our knowledge,
following due investigations, are in the public domain. While the original works are in the public domain
we reserve all rights to the usage of the digital works.