Voortrekker flag Print
Saturday, 29 May 2010 00:33


Voortrekker flag

Voortrekker flag
Flag of the Boers who left the Cape Colony for the Great Trek, the great migration into interior, between 1835 and 1854. The flag of the Voortrekkers was used between 1836 and 1840.
It was used mainly by Voortrekkers who followed Andries Hendrik Potgieter, so that it was also known as Potgieter flag.
It was the flag of the Zoutpansberg Republic and of the Winburg Republic.