Memorial To Prince Imperial

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    (033) 394 6543 (Telephone)
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Physical Address

Farm No 187638
Nqutu District

Postal Address

PO Box 2685
Pietermaritzburg 3200


The young Prince Imperial was ambushed on 1 June 1879, while on reconnaissance near the Itshotshosi River. Here the last hopes of the Napoleonic dynasty died with the death of Louis Napoleon. The Prince Imperial was taken to England and now lies at the Farnborough Airforce Base Chapel in Kent.