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
9099 riley james Details vincent more details
6360 maclean alfred hubert Details oroua more details
6350 hammer george Details oroua more details
6330 daulton thomas miles Details cook more details
6340 gilpin edmund Details hawkes bay more details
9829 urquhart harry Details waitotara more details
6382 sadler arthur ernest Details taranaki more details
9038 bassett joseph Details ekatahuna more details
6363 nicholson victor herbert Details wellington more details
6321 coe allan edward Details selwyn more details
9067 lucas frank willett Details auckland suburb more details
9647 grant james ramsay Details marlborough more details
6324 crump robert nixon Details oroua more details
6349 humfrey henry fulford Details cook more details
8784 todd robert Details wellington more details
0 lewin charles montague Details christchurch more details
9830 wilkie charles Details auckland suburb more details
9048 clegg john james Details waipawa more details
0 davis herbert moss Details auckland more details
8773 tipling harold beaumont Details wellington more details
9033 grant david Details waitaki more details
8140 swanson william brown Details dunedin more details
6335 falvey john Details hawkes bay more details
9834 lear ernest Details dunedin more details
8909 moore frederick edwin Details wellington more details
8134 docherty william chapman Details dunedin more details
9049 couper john frederick Details hawkes bay more details
0 craig william alfred Details auckland more details
6311 adams william john Details oroua 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
8783 wright evelyn john Details wellington suburb more details
6377 stimpson george Details taranaki more details
9838 ferguson arnold Details wellington more details
8781 gordon george Details waipawa more details
8908 deighton richard george Details wairoa more details
9057 fisher frederick ferguson Details ekatahuna more details
0 shera louis marie Details auckland suburb more details
6378 sturt louis william Details rangitikei 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