1899-1900 Boer War medals were premature

By Roy Bassett The United States was not the first country to underestimate a conflict when George W. Bush waved a Mission Accomplished banner in 2003 during the early weeks of his Iraq invasion.¬†Great Britain was so confident the Boer war would be short-lived because of its military power it ordered the mint to produce … Continue reading 1899-1900 Boer War medals were premature