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
6385 tate alfred james Details waipa more details
6392 gower alfred robert Details patea more details
9809 conroy george Details wellington 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
9040 bell robert mcadam Details auckland more details
9069 mcconnell william nevin Details auckland more details
9033 grant david Details waitaki more details
8135 horrobin thomas Details southland more details
9813 garrett james arthur Details hutt more details
6354 kennedy frederick chafe Details oroua more details
9073 monstedt edward charles Details whangarei more details
9044 bruce roy Details taranaki more details
9585 jamieson george william Details auckland more details
8132 cowie robert Details dunedin more details
9671 morris george albert Details westland more details
9086 smith walter Details pahiatua more details
6302 boddington houston mayor Details masterton more details
8137 jewiss frank Details waikouaiti more details
9816 hammond edward Details ohinemuri more details
8989 campbell allan Details cook more details
0 nicholson james william Details not stated more details
9672 morris robert leonard Details westland more details
9093 wilkins percy reginald Details auckland suburb more details
9817 ivimey sidney septimus Details dunedin more details
9089 taylor john solomon Details auckland more details
6340 gilpin edmund Details hawkes bay more details
8729 curry john Details wellington more details
6389 williamson charles Details waiapu more details
8143 westbrooke george vincent Details ashburton more details
9635 collison hugh edward Details ashburton more details
6314 baird stuart macdonald Details masterton more details
9818 johnston robert Details cook more details
8781 gordon george Details waipawa more details
6303 davidson frederick charles Details patea more details
9091 walker reginald george Details horowhenua more details
5447 williamson hugh caskey Details auckland suburb more details
6312 bland harry Details hawkes bay more details
9685 wilson andrew forrester Details waihemo 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