Anglo-Zulu War British Torso

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The pretext of the Zulu War originated in border disputes, and Sir Henry Bartle Frere, acting without governmental approval, sent an ultimatum to the Zulus. After the refusal of the ultimatum the invasion began shortly after. The invasion was fought back at the Battle of Isandlwana, where a portion of the British main column was attacked and soundly defeated. The badly led column was improperly deployed and overwhelmed by the 20,000 strong force. While a stunning victory for the Zulus it ended all hope for a peaceful solution to the conflict as the British government, once opposed to the engagement, now rallied behind another invasion. This second invasion was more organised and swiftly and brutally put an end to the Zulu Kingdom.

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United Bricks is proud to announce this custom printed military double sided torso. This design is made exclusively for United Bricks and is high quality UV printed, this means it will not rub off or fade as it is highly durable. Each one is printed here in the UK at United Bricks HQ to the highest quality which will allow them to be treasured for years to come.

This product is not a toy. Not intended for use by persons 14 years of age or younger.

Brand United Bricks