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Yesterday you were on commando with Lotter; your brother was shot and taken by us.

But for these infirmities these men would have been on commando with their brother burghers.

We have halted at Rietfontein which is a mile or so from Commando Nek.

To-day we have returned to Commando Nek, at least within a mile or so of it.

His commando of 113 men was still in the Piet Retief district.

His commando consisted of 400 mounted men and about 100 dismounted.

If a commando cannot remain in its district, it can go somewhere else where it can exist.

Would he be likely to ride off somewhere to where there is a commando?

The Pretoria Commando had nearly shared this melancholy fate.

Probably also the British had some respect for the prowess of my commando.

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