Thewas the first clash in the Anglo-Zulu war between the British hera under Queen Victoria and the Zulu kingdom. The Zulus were beworn mainly of their wood-iron spears and cow-hide shields. The British and were gunweaponed with two 7 pounder bits as well as a . Although a big drawback in weapon craftlore, the telly greater Zulus endily overwhelmed the hera-led and badly British, killing over 1,300 men, inholding all those out on the forward firing line. The Zulu fird tholed roughly a thousand killed.
The hild was a crushing win for the Zulus and orded the loss of the first Britishof Zululand. The British hera had tholed its worst loss against a craftlorely bereft inborn strength.