Top honour for Karoo soldier: John Clements of Middelburg

The Victoria Cross (VC) was awarded to 78┬ámembers of the British Armed Forces for bravery in action during the Anglo-Boer War. One of the recipients of this highest and most prestigious award for gallantry was John James Clements, a son of the Karoo. Clements was born in Middelburg, on June 19, 1872, and shortly after […]