Buller Road, CR7

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One of a cluster of roads commemorating leading military figures who took part in imperial campaigns. Named after General Sir Redvers Henry Buller (December 7, 1839 – June 2, 1908) who led British forces against Louis Botha’s Boer army to win the Battle of Tugela Heights, which ran from February 14 until February 27, 1900 during the Second Boer War. His victory lifted the Siege of Ladysmith. Nearby roads are named Hunter Road, Kitchener Road, and Milner Road.

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