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
9652 hildyard sidney harcourt Details selwyn more details
9682 tall john edward Details vincent more details
9655 johnston robert Details dunedin suburb more details
6392 gower alfred robert Details patea more details
9072 mercer edward walter Details waimea more details
6348 hendry percy Details taranaki more details
9654 jones frederick richard Details christchurch more details
6330 daulton thomas miles Details cook more details
9686 keetley henry joseph Details ashley more details
8908 deighton richard george Details wairoa more details
9658 jones james Details westland more details
6315 boyd arthur Details waiapu more details
9643 forman marshall john Details buller more details
9805 armstrong william lincoln Details akaroa more details
9836 bougen george bruce Details cook more details
6349 humfrey henry fulford Details cook more details
6385 tate alfred james Details waipa more details
9809 conroy george Details wellington more details
9807 brady reginald Details wellington more details
9637 davies cyril Details christchurch suburb more details
9664 mcmahon donald Details grey more details
9040 bell robert mcadam Details auckland more details
9033 grant david Details waitaki more details
8989 campbell allan Details cook more details
8135 horrobin thomas Details southland more details
9666 marsh herbert Details southland more details
9813 garrett james arthur Details hutt more details
9073 monstedt edward charles Details whangarei more details
9808 bristow george henry Details hawkes bay more details
9044 bruce roy Details taranaki more details
9676 rodda james stephen Details ashburton more details
9656 jones alfred allen Details cook more details
9665 mcsweeney john Details grey more details
9814 macdonald john christopher Details wellington more details
6302 boddington houston mayor Details masterton more details
8137 jewiss frank Details waikouaiti more details
6344 hills walter ernest Details oroua more details
9816 hammond edward Details ohinemuri more details
9826 o'neill john Details hawera more details
9585 jamieson george william 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