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As the battle became a bloodbath, the newly promoted officer - leading a company in the 1st Natal Native Contingent - rode over corpses to retreat on horseback and saved the life of a comrade on the way.
He omits descriptions of most of the battles, focusing instead on the battle at Isandlwana, as well as those involved in the defense of Rorke's Drift, the withdrawal from Eshowe by the Second Regiment of the Natal Native Contingent led by Major Shapland Graves, the route of the Second Invasion, and the events following the withdrawal of the Second Regiment from Eshowe to the Thukela River.
His three columns consisted of 5,000 redcoats, a volunteer corps of carbineers, and a hastily trained Natal Native Contingent, with himself commanding the center column.
(9) When the battle began, there were only about 1,700 British troops at Isandlwana, including a few hundred Natal Native Contingent soldiers--native Africans fighting for the British.
When the Zulu war broke out months after, he became a corporal in the Natal Native Contingent.