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Dr. Anson Donaldson, Ontario CA, Died 1/31,1906, Cape Town, South Africa

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Dr. Anson Donaldson, Ontario CA, Died 1/31,1906, Cape Town, South Africa

Posted: 1338943382000
Classification: Death
Surnames: Donaldson
GERMANS ANGER CANADIANS

Soldiers Shoot British Surgeon. in Southwest Africa Apparently Without Cause

By Associated Press

CAPE TOWN. Jan. 31. — Canadians here are enraged at an alleged outrage by German soldiersat Swakopmund, German Southwest Africa, who are said to have shot and killed Dr. Anson Donaldson of Brockvllle, Canada. According to the story, ; Dr. Donaldson -was walking peacefully in the streets When a soldier fired at him and while he was lying wounded on the ground other soldiers riddled his body with bullets.

Comes of a Wealthy Family
By Associated press.

BROCKVILLE, Ontario. Jan. 31.~Dr. Anson Donalson was a member of one of the wealthiest families here. He went to South Africa at the outbreak of the Boer war, officating as surgeon. He was 38 years and unmarrled.

Los Angeles Herald, Volume 33, Number 123, 1 February 1906

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