The defence was rewarded by Queen Victoria's government with no fewer than 11 Victoria Crosses. The movie, which is still celebrated more than 50 years after it was made, saw Baker play Lieutenant John Chard, while Caine played his right-hand man, Lieutenant Goville Bromhead. After fighting day and night the Zulus eventually retreated after of the men died and were wounded. It was part of the wider Anglo - Zulu war took place during The conflict began because the Zulu kingdom presented an obstacle to British imperial ambitions in southern Africa.
The British invasion of Zululand began on January 11 , with the British objective being an eventual federation in Africa.
The battle of Isandlwana erupted on the 22nd of January , 11 days after the British started their invasion. The Zulus, who had more numbers, overwhelmed the British, killing over 1, troops, while around 1, Zulu soldiers were killed. The battle of Rorke's Drift started almost immediately after, ending on the 23rd. The Battle of Ulundi on the 4th of July effectively ended the Zulu-Anglo war, with the defeat of the Zulu forces by the British when over 5, British and African soldiers razed the capital of Zululand after defeating the main Zulu army.
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