The Battle of Rorke's Drift
Rorke’s Drift: the iconic defence of the mission station by a small force of British and colonial troops; which saw a record award of Victoria Crosses and restored the faith of Victorian Britain in the Army.
War: Zulu War
Date: 22nd January 1879
Place: Tugela River in Natal Province, South Africa
THE FAMOUS BATTLE OF RORKES DRIFT