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
9639 douglas james Details ashburton more details
6326 croft alfred Details westland more details
9321 muir john Details australia more details
6335 falvey john Details hawkes bay more details
8909 moore frederick edwin Details wellington more details
9642 ferguson robert stewart Details southland more details
9672 morris robert leonard Details westland more details
9093 wilkins percy reginald Details auckland suburb more details
6378 sturt louis william Details rangitikei more details
8138 mcdonald allan joseph Details dunedin suburb more details
9654 jones frederick richard Details christchurch more details
9670 mason william thomas Details dunedin suburb more details
6344 hills walter ernest Details oroua more details
9628 burrows james frederick Details dunedin more details
6327 clinch herbert Details waikato more details
9322 mcmillan samuel thomas Details auckland suburb more details
6377 stimpson george Details taranaki more details
9652 hildyard sidney harcourt Details selwyn more details
9629 birtles peter Details taieri more details
9679 stewart charles stewart Details vincent more details
9072 mercer edward walter Details waimea more details
6341 gordon william Details waitotara more details
9685 wilson andrew forrester Details waihemo more details
6311 adams william john Details oroua more details
9805 armstrong william lincoln Details akaroa more details
6362 macdonald douglas mclean Details oroua more details
9634 cates george hunter Details ashburton more details
9034 autridge william james Details thames more details
8989 campbell allan Details cook more details
9659 kerr percy Details inangahua more details
9073 monstedt edward charles Details whangarei more details
9088 stitchbury ivory joseph Details auckland suburb more details
6325 charles edmund Details oroua more details
9643 forman marshall john Details buller more details
9068 matson james Details wellington more details
9836 bougen george bruce Details cook more details
9674 nicol frank wilfred Details waitaki more details
9682 tall john edward Details vincent more details
6367 pownall david Details hawkes bay more details
0 peacock gerald beresford Details auckland 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