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Deneys Reitz Grave
Acornhoek district, Mpumalanga



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24°33'52.56" S 30°53'36.30" E Alt: 1413m

Deneys Reitz (1882—1944), son of Francis William Reitz, was a Boer soldier who fought in the Second Boer War for the South African Republic against the British Empire. After a period of exile in Madagascar he returned to South Africa, where he became a lawyer and founded a major South African law firm. In the First World War he fought for the Union of South Africa against the German Empire, and in later life he was a politician.