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Name: TRICHARDT, Carolus Johannes 'Carel'

Nee: bro of Stephanus Petrus Erasmus Trichardt

Birth Date: 25 June 1860

Death Date: ?1940 S. Africa

Profession: One of Gen. Smuts' scouts at the time when he was chasing Von Lettow Vorbeck in Tanganyika. Professional hunter in the 20s - took Gary Cooper out hunting

Married: Albertina Magdelena Hamman

Children: Albertus Martinus; Carolus Johannes; Deborah Gertruida; Zacharia Gertruida

Book Reference: Morkel, North

War Service: East Af. Forces Intell. Dept.

General Information:

Morkel - 1948 - Carel Trichardt - then about 70, his sons Deon and Rim. To describe this old man as tough would be a hopeless understatement and he certainly walked me off my feet that day. Imagine a 19 year old trying to keep up with a man who had long since kissed his 70th birthday goodbye!
North - has Karel. Trekker from SA to GEA who moved to EAP 1906-14 [has Karel]
Bro of Stephanus - was with him on Piet Joubert trek 1905

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