The Australian Boer War Memorial
Anzac Parade Canberra
|Palmietfontein 19 July 1900|
At Palmietfontein in the Eastern Orange Free State, the NSWMR and 1WAMI fought a fierce rearguard action in pursuit of Commandant De Wet, resulting in the death of the CO of the WAMI, Major Moor.
Australian Mounted Troops in the area were Involved Included:
1st NSW Mounted Rifles
1st WA Mounted Infantry