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What did Emily Hobhouse do?
Her reports on conditions in the camps led to a public outcry in Britain.
When she died in 1926 she was cremated in England and, in accordance with her will, her ashes were buried in South Africa.
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How did Emily Hobhouse improve the conditions in the Boer War concentration camps?
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What is engraved on Emily Hobhouse's tomb?
Emily Hobhouse was cremated in London in 1926 and her ashes were sent to South Africa and placed in a niche in the National Women's Memorial at Bloemfontein. I haven't been able to find anything about an inscription. - Joncey More information There is a commemorative plaque to Emily in her former home, now the Porthminster Hotel in St. Ives Cornwall, a link to the hotel's "history" page appears below.