Did they ever reach the Boer commandos, and oh, when shall we hear from them?
With Commandos all is still about the same as when I was here in December.
We are keeping three commandos fully employed, and that is something.
The Heidelberg and Pretoria commandos have no corn to live on.
The speaker then enumerated the numerical strength of his commandos.
The horses were now so weak that the commandos could not undertake a long journey.
With a few exceptions I met all the commandos in the Cape Colony.
His commandos had no large supply of cattle, but yet there was no want.
But by the time we came across them the commandos were forlornly dispersing.
The state of the commandos, I was told, in those parts was very sad.