Centenary of Isandlwana Victory

Centenary of Isandlwana Victory

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by African National Congress
Lusaka, Zambia
1979
Type: Button
Coverage in Africa: South Africa
Language: English
At the battle of Isandhlwana in January 1879, 20,000 Zulus warriors under King Cetewayo defeated column of column of 800 British troops together with as many Natal levies which were invading Zululand. The invasion force was almost completely annihilated. Button issued by or on behalf of the African National Congress, possibly in Zambia.
Collection: International Institute of Social History