|Postal code (street)||1829|
Vlakfontein is a small settlement in the Mpumalanga Province of South Africa. During the Second Boer War it was the site of a guerrilla action against the British forces where a Victoria Cross was awarded to William John English of the Scottish Horse for conspicuous gallantry.
- Harris, J. D. "The other Vlakfontein: An action in the Anglo-Boer War, 3 July 1901" 9 (6). South African Military history journal.
|This Mpumalanga location article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|