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
9035 baker frederick charles Details cook more details
9819 lowrie frederick Details rangitikei more details
9660 keddell charles septimus Details vincent more details
6320 cooper william Details cook more details
6382 sadler arthur ernest Details taranaki more details
9650 henderson robert Details dunedin more details
9810 carson arthur andrew Details oroua more details
8139 mcfarlane herbert milne Details dunedin suburb more details
9687 francis reginald alfred perry Details christchurch more details
9642 ferguson robert stewart Details southland more details
6381 morris william Details cook more details
9044 bruce roy Details taranaki more details
9820 lisle adam Details taranaki more details
9677 simpson gilbert Details ashley more details
8138 mcdonald allan joseph Details dunedin suburb more details
6432 glass walter thomas Details westland more details
9828 simon david Details rotorua more details
9056 evans de lacy Details auckland suburb more details
9652 hildyard sidney harcourt Details selwyn more details
0 lewin charles montague Details christchurch more details
9823 mckeague william john Details oroua more details
6354 kennedy frederick chafe Details oroua more details
9643 forman marshall john Details buller more details
9667 metzger jos. arthur Details southland more details
6335 falvey john Details hawkes bay more details
8909 moore frederick edwin Details wellington more details
0 davis herbert moss Details auckland more details
9631 bateman james barrington Details bruce more details
6343 green harry Details stratford more details
9034 autridge william james Details thames more details
9073 monstedt edward charles Details whangarei more details
9829 urquhart harry Details waitotara more details
6312 bland harry Details hawkes bay more details
6377 stimpson george Details taranaki more details
0 craig william alfred Details auckland more details
9653 hardy-johnston thomas edward Details christchurch suburb more details
6345 hart george william Details wairarapa south more details
6311 adams william john Details oroua more details
6303 davidson frederick charles Details patea more details
6380 lindop alec john hulme Details south wairarapa 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