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
9628 burrows james frederick Details dunedin more details
9322 mcmillan samuel thomas Details auckland suburb more details
6392 gower alfred robert Details patea more details
9642 ferguson robert stewart Details southland more details
9034 autridge william james Details thames more details
6308 hatch george edward Details westland more details
9047 cash william frederick Details auckland more details
9043 bowler charles Details ohinemuri more details
0 whyte harry Details auckland more details
9624 allen edwin thomas Details ashley more details
0 nicholson james william Details not stated more details
9634 cates george hunter Details ashburton more details
9652 hildyard sidney harcourt Details selwyn more details
6374 small alfred charles Details wanganui more details
9807 brady reginald Details wellington more details
6348 hendry percy Details taranaki more details
9098 peterson alfred Details waipawa more details
9094 instone thomas henry Details hutt more details
9651 hurren john Details westland more details
8130 bax thomas butler Details wairoa more details
6367 pownall david Details hawkes bay more details
0 conn james Details whangarei more details
9637 davies cyril Details christchurch suburb more details
5447 williamson hugh caskey Details auckland suburb more details
9050 cowell henry lennox Details australia more details
9682 tall john edward Details vincent more details
9065 leslie norman stewart Details waipawa more details
9817 ivimey sidney septimus Details dunedin more details
9808 bristow george henry Details hawkes bay more details
9099 riley james Details vincent more details
6369 ryan james Details cook more details
8904 kilminster winford robert Details hutt more details
9643 forman marshall john Details buller more details
9656 jones alfred allen Details cook more details
9686 keetley henry joseph Details ashley more details
8777 mcarthur archibald Details wellington more details
9809 conroy george Details wellington more details
9053 dare william Details levels more details
9649 hassal george herbert Details ashley more details
9826 o'neill john Details hawera 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