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Collection Index:GOLDSTONE COMMISSION, Boipatong 1990-1992
Collection Name:GOLDSTONE COMMISSION, Boipatong Records 1990-1992
Photos:BOIPATONG MASSACRE• click to view
 Goldstone Commission, BOIPATONG MASSACRE, 1990-1994   
 Copyright 2006, The Library, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa   
 Copyright 2012, Historical Papers, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg.   
 The digitisation of this collection was made possible by a generous grant from Carnegie Corporation. (Johannesburg, 2012)   
 Records of Goldstone Commission enquiry (1992), an appeal heard in the Supreme Court (1994) and Amnesty Committee records.   
 21 boxes 1992-1990 (Includes some Sebokeng records, 1990-1991)   
 These papers relate to the events which took place on June 17 1992 atnBoipatong, during which 39 people were murdered, several people injured and property was stolen or destroyed. There were accusations of policeninvolvement in the crime.   
 The collection comprises 3 sets of documents: the Goldstone Commission of Enquiry (1992), the Appeal Court record with accompanying documents (1993-1994) and the Amnesty applications with the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (1999)   
 BOX 1   
Goldstone Enquiry 1992   
A1 Record of Proceedings, 2/7/92 pp 1-836 1 box   
A1a Opening address 2 July 1992   
A1.1 Record of Proceedings, Vol.1, 05/08/92 pp 1-30   
A1.2 Record of Proceedings, Vol.2, 20/08/92 pp 31-77   
A1.3 Record of Proceedings, Vol.3, 03-06/08/92 pp 78-155   
A1.4 Record of Proceedings, Vol.4, 06/08/92 pp 156-196   
A1.5 Record of Proceedings, Vol.5, 07/08/92 pp 197-262   
A1.6 Record of Proceedings, Vol.6, 10/08/92 pp 263-348   
 BOX 2   
A1.7 Record of Proceedings, Vol.7, 11/08/92 pp 349-423   
A1.8 Record of Proceedings, Vol.8, 11/08/92 pp 424-508   
A1.9 Record of Proceedings, Vol.9, 12/08/92 pp 509-580   
A1.10 Record of Proceedings, Vol.10, 12/08/92 pp 581-636   
A1.11 Record of Proceedings, Vol.11, 13/08/98 pp 637-725   
A1.12 Record of Proceedings, Vol.12, 14/08/98 pp 726-836   
 BOX 3   
A2 Record of Proceedings, pp1-703   
A2.1 Record of Proceedings, Vol.1, 20/10/92 pp 1-39   
A2.2 Record of Proceedings, Vol.2, 20/10/92 pp 40-76   
A2.3 Record of Proceedings, Vol.3, 20/10/92 pp 77-150   
A2.4 Record of Proceedings, Vol.4, 20/10/92 pp 151-253   
A2.5 Record of Proceedings, Vol.5, 20/10//92 pp 254-339   
A2.6 No vol.   
A2.7 No vol.   
A2.8 No vol.   
A2.9 Record of Proceedings, Vol.9, 20/10/92 pp 578-627   
A2.10 Record of Proceedings, Vol.10, 20/10/92 pp 628-703   
 BOX 4   
Submissions to Goldstone Enquiry, documentation   
B1 Waddington Report on the investigation into events at Boipatong, submitted to the Goldstone Commission of Inquiry (and police reaction) 1f   
B2 Submission by SAP to Goldstone Commission 1f   
B2.1 Submission by the South African Police   
B2.2 Supporting documents for SAP submission   
B2.3 Supporting documents for SAP submission   
B3 Statements/affidavits if (see also: B12)   
B4 Memoranda 1f   
B5 Expert witness by CP de Kock re background to violence in Tokoza 1f   
B6 Miscellaneous information for and from Goldstone Commission   
 BOX 5   
B7 Transcripts of police tapes (partially erased)   
B7.1 Vol.1 17-18/06/92   
B7.2 Vol.2 18/06/1992   
B7.3 Vol.3 18/06/1992   
B7.4 Vol.4 18/06/1992   
B7.5 Vol.5 18/06/1992   
B7.6 Vol.6 18/06/1992   
B7.7 Report and memorandum regarding the Boipatong tapes   
 BOX 6   
B8 Press cuttings about Boipatong   
B8.1 Press cuttings sorted   
B8.2 Press cuttings miscellaneous   
B9 Records and press cuttings of three separate incidents of violence in Sebokeng (Hostel murders 4/9/90; vigil shootings 12-13/1/91; beer hall massacre 3/5/91)   
B9.1 Sebokeng violence   
B9.2 Sebokeng vigil and shootings   
B9.3 Sebokeng beerhall massacre   
 BOX 7   
B10 Photocopies of SAP vehicle records, etc   
B10.1 Records of vehicles and equipment   
B10.2 Incident reports   
B10.3 Vehicle registers   
B10.4 Occurrence registers   
B10.5 Vehicle plans and reports   
B10.6 Signal logs   
B10.7 Section Commander reports   
 BOX 8   
B11 Additional information on events in Boipatong (later additions)   
 Memorandum on Police and other records (chronological account)   
 Memorandum on SADF vehicles   
 Progress report by SAP on Waddington report   
 Recollection and impression of inspection at Boipatong, 14/8/1992   
 Memorandum of Iscor Ltd   
 Affidavits by Sally Ann Sealey, Rev Peter Moerane, Dennis Moerane Pink Log Vaal Commando 17 June 1992   
 Facts which are not in dispute (the crossing of the armed group from Kwa-Madala to Boipatong.   
 Attacks on Boipatong residents prior to the massacre   
 Attempts to prevent the Boipatong massacre   
 Killing of Saul Tsotsetsi and of Dr Elliot Motsitsi   
 Memorandum on Vaal history   
 Memorandum on ongoing violence   
 Aspects of the conduct of the police   
B11.1 Reports and analysis   
B11.2 Affidavits   
B11.3 Memoranda   
B11.3.1 ANC and Vaal Council of Churches   
B11.3.2 Iscor Ltd   
B11.3.3 Nicholls, Cambanis, Koopasammy and Pillay   
B11.3.4 Memorandum on Vaal history   
B11.4 Tshongweni amnesty application   
B11.5 Inspection at Boipatong on 14 August 1992   
B11.6 Correspondence: Nicholls and Advocate van der Merwe   
 BOX 9   
B12 Statements by witnesses 1 box   
B12.1 Statements typed and handwritten   
B12.2 Volumes of copies of case notes and statements   
B12.3 Volumes of copies of case notes and statements   
 BOX 10   
B12.4 Affidavits and statements: Last names A-G   
B12.5 Affidavits and statements: Last names H-L   
B12.6 Affidavits and statements: Last names Ma-Mn   
 BOX 11   
B12.7 Affidavits and statements: Last names Mo-Mz   
B12.8 Affidavits and statements: Last names N-S   
B12.9 Affidavits and statements: Last names T-Z   
B12.10 Affidavits and statements: Unnamed persons   
 BOX 12   
B12.11 Case file of copied, handwritten statements   
B12.12 Lists of witnesses and statements   
B12.13 Press statements and cuttings   
B12.14 Statement taking: 2 duplicate books with copies of statements (partially used)   
 BOX 13   
B13 Argument on behalf of the Minister of Law and order and the SAP   
B13.1 Argument on behalf of the Minister of Law and order   
B13.2 Observers, organisations and political parties   
B13.3 Case file including Government Gazette, notes, statements   
B14 Memoranda submitted on behalf of ANC (PWV) ANC (Vaal) and Vaal council of Churches   
B14.1 Memorandum submitted on behalf of ANC (PWV) ANC (Vaal) and Vaal council of Churches (pages missing)   
B14,2 Memorandum submitted on behalf of ANC (PWV) ANC (Vaal) and Vaal council of Churches (annotated)   
 BOX 14   
Boipatong Appeal 1993-1994 (Case no CC123/93)   
C1 Record of appeal vol. 1-36 (v 33-35 missing) 6 boxes   
 Also: Heads of Argument   
C1.1 Record of Appeal, Vol.1   
C1.2 Record of Appeal, Vol.2   
C1.3 Record of Appeal, Vol.3   
C1.4 Record of Appeal, Vol.4   
C1.5 Record of Appeal, Vol.5   
 BOX 15   
C1.6 Record of Appeal, Vol.6   
C1.7 Record of Appeal, Vol.7   
C1.8 Record of Appeal, Vol.8   
C1.9 Record of Appeal, Vol.9   
C1.10 Record of Appeal, Vol.10   
C1.11 Record of Appeal, Vol.11   
C1.12 Record of Appeal, Vol.12   
 BOX 16   
C1.13 Record of Appeal, Vol.13   
C1.14 Record of Appeal, Vol.14   
C1.15 Record of Appeal, Vol.15   
C1.16 Record of Appeal, Vol.16   
C1.17 Record of Appeal, Vol.17   
C1.18 Record of Appeal, Vol.18   
C1.19 Record of Appeal, Vol.19   
 BOX 17   
C1.20 Record of Appeal, Vol.20   
C1.21 Record of Appeal, Vol.21   
C1.22 Record of Appeal, Vol.22   
C1.23 Record of Appeal, Vol.23   
C1.24 Record of Appeal, Vol.24   
C1.25 Record of Appeal, Vol.25   
 BOX 18   
C1.26 Record of Appeal, Vol.26   
C1.27 Record of Appeal, Vol.27   
C1.28 Record of Appeal, Vol.28   
C1.29 Record of Appeal, Vol.29   
C1.30 Record of Appeal, Vol.30   
C1.31 Record of Appeal, Vol.31   
 BOX 19   
C1.32 Record of Appeal, Vol.32   
C1.33 Record of Appeal, Vol.33   
C1.34 Record of Appeal, Vol.34   
C1.35 Record of Appeal, Vol.35   
C1.36 Record of Appeal, Vol.36   
C1.37 Record of Appeal, Vol.37   
 BOX 20   
C2 Exhibits and documentation 2 boxes   
C2a Exhibits, including photographs: Three aerial photographs of the township and the hostel; packet of photographs of people killed in the massacre, received from the State Attorney (not displayed here).   
C2.1 List of exhibits D-S   
C2.2 Exhibits T-X   
C2.3 Exhibits V   
C2.4 Exhibits (copies)   
C2.5 Exhibits KK   
C2.6 Volume 14 (extract of proceedings in Afrikaans)   
C2.7 Media B, file of copies of media reports   
C2.8 Media analysis and testimony   
 BOX 22   
Truth and Reconciliation Commission: Amnesty Committee, Boipatong Amnesty hearing 1999   
 Records: Amnesty applications, affidavits etc (2 vols) and Heads of Argument 1 vol   
D1 Amnesty applications, affidavits, volume 1   
D2 Amnesty applications, affidavits, volume 2   
D3 Heads of Arguments   
D3.1 Heads of Argument for Victims   
D3.2 Heads of Argument for Victor Mthembu   
D3.3 Heads of Argument for the South African National Defence Force (SANDF)   
D4 Annexure LL   
D5 Exhibit JJ   
D6 Dclaration, memoranda and notes   
D7 Decision   
 BOX 23   
D8 TRC Boipatong Amnesty Hearing Volume 6 of 10   
 BOX 24   
Miscellaneous background documentation   
 Includes a list of recorded incidents of violence against IFP office bearers, members and supporters.   
 1985-1996 and articles on the IFP and ANC   
E1 Preliminary statement, Justice Goldstone, pp 886-1099   
E2 Violence against the Inkatha Freedom Party   
E3 Reports, memoranda, statements   
E4 Lists and correspondence   
Additional records from I Berger   
 These mostly concern applications to the TRC (4 containers)   
F1 Additional records from I Berger container 1   
F1.1 Report on Boipatong tapes   
F1.2 Report headed "Violence in Vaal Triangle"   
F1.3 Annotated Memo which had been submitted to the TRC   
F1.4 Material about Iscor   
F1.5 Material about the "Applicants' reply to Victims' Memo" to the TRC   
F1.6 Correspondence re TRC Amnesty Hearings   
F1.7 Material re exhibits and evidence   
F1.8 Heads of Argument, TRC Amnesty Committee   
F2 Additional records from I Berger container 2   
F2.1 Material re Pedro Peens   
F2.2 Attorneys and other notes   
F2.3 Maps   
F2.4 Witnesses   
F2.5 Extract of evidence   
F2.6 Miscellaneous extracts of published material (nit digitised)   
F2.7 Amnesty: Andries Nosenga   
F2.8 Events and questions asked - annotated copies   
F3 Additional records from I Berger container 3   
F3.1 Lists of victims, deceased, injured, witnesses   
F3.2 Legal assistance   
F3.3 Statements   
F3.4 Miscellaneous documents: extract of evidence and typed notes of events   
F4 Gerhardus Dirk Peens: Notes and extract of evidence