Cobus van Bosch

David Christiaan
(oil on board, 18cm x 18cm, 2010).
Also known as David Christian Frederiks (||Naixab, ?-1880), captain of the Bethany Nama (!Aman) in Namibia. Christiaan was a signatory of the Hoachanas Peace Accord (1858) and Peace Accord of Gibeon (1867). He also participated in the Okahandja Peace Conference in 1870, but was killed in 1880 during a skirmish with the Ovaherero in the vicinity of Otjikango (Gross-Barmen) in Namibia.