A great baritone chant echos across the field punctuated by a stacato call and response as commands and intent of the impi are expressed in musical singing.
Thousands of iklwa (spear) beat a rhythmic and staccato thunder as the impi is put in motion.
Djemdande leads forward the impi.
Shots from the Royal Rifle Corp. fell onrushing zulu.
Down the full length of the european line companys volley fire into the mass of zulu.
The battle is joined as zulu ibutho crash like untimed waves into the assembled europeans.
Native fights native on the far right flank behind the mission station buildings. Natal Rifle contingent go hand to hand with the white feather ibutho.