NZ units in South Africa 1899-1902

Page 5 – Embarkation database

The information was sourced from the nominal rolls of the New Zealand Contingents published in the Appendix to the Journals of the House of Representatives. It contains the names, contingents, companies, registration numbers, ranks, embarkation details, addresses, next of kin and occupations of every New Zealand soldier who joined the New Zealand contingents that sailed to the South African War. Note that New Zealand soldiers who enlisted in British, Australian or South African forces do not appear on this database.
Reg No Surname Given names Contingentsort descending County/City
6378 sturt louis william Details rangitikei more details
9042 boot alfred Details auckland more details
9805 armstrong william lincoln Details akaroa more details
0 shera louis marie Details auckland suburb more details
9033 grant david Details waitaki more details
6361 mcchesney thomas Details rangitikei more details
9836 bougen george bruce Details cook more details
9674 nicol frank wilfred Details waitaki more details
6320 cooper william Details cook more details
8141 visey thomas hernon Details dunedin more details
6374 small alfred charles Details wanganui more details
8912 cullen thomas william Details masterton more details
6302 boddington houston mayor Details masterton more details
6371 robbie david barker Details taranaki more details
9810 carson arthur andrew Details oroua more details
9040 bell robert mcadam Details auckland more details
8139 mcfarlane herbert milne Details dunedin suburb more details
9687 francis reginald alfred perry Details christchurch more details
8143 westbrooke george vincent Details ashburton more details
9627 burns william raymond Details selwyn more details
8908 deighton richard george Details wairoa more details
9065 leslie norman stewart Details waipawa more details
8989 campbell allan Details cook more details
8905 kennedy isaac campbell Details oroua more details
6368 pascoe richard owen Details puzzles more details
8131 bateman harry george Details dunedin more details
9055 drower george edmond Details auckland suburb more details
8779 harris william stevens Details auckland more details
6392 gower alfred robert Details patea more details
9828 simon david Details rotorua more details
9056 evans de lacy Details auckland suburb more details
6313 bowles jesse Details patangata more details
9630 boyce frederick william Details levels more details
9036 bannin neil Details south wairarapa more details
9670 mason william thomas Details dunedin suburb more details
9581 napper sydney frederick Details christchurch more details
6350 hammer george Details oroua more details
6330 daulton thomas miles Details cook more details
9684 webster alexander Details southland more details
6354 kennedy frederick chafe Details oroua more details


Service records online

Most of the South African War service records for soldiers in this database have now been digitised and are available by searching the Archives New Zealand Archway website.

How to cite this page

'Embarkation database', URL:, (Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated 19-Aug-2014