Craig Wilcox

Why Give a Dead War Criminal a Counterfeit Get-Out-of-Gaol Card?

2017-05-10T16:00:48+10:00May 2nd, 2012|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

“Breaker” Morant was an Englishman who spent his early adulthood in New South Wales. In 1900, he joined the Boer War as a lieutenant in a British unit, the Bushveldt Carbineers. In action, Morant participated in the summary execution of several Boer (Afrikaner) prisoners and the killing of a German missionary. He was court-martialled and [...]