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
6314 baird stuart macdonald Details masterton more details
9041 bidwell john Details oroua more details
6368 pascoe richard owen Details puzzles more details
9635 collison hugh edward Details ashburton more details
6329 campbell thomas Details wellington more details
9078 quinlan andrew jun Details pahiatua more details
8141 visey thomas hernon Details dunedin more details
9661 kenyon fred. b Details southland more details
9655 johnston robert Details dunedin suburb more details
8779 harris william stevens Details auckland more details
6378 sturt louis william Details rangitikei more details
6318 campbell david Details stratford more details
6376 sinclair harold lionel aynsley Details oroua more details
9811 cameron david Details rangitikei more details
9676 rodda james stephen Details ashburton more details
6357 lucas john william Details oroua more details
9037 barry patrick stephen Details waipawa more details
9585 jamieson george william Details auckland more details
9649 hassal george herbert Details ashley more details
9807 brady reginald Details wellington more details
8782 mcguire william frooms Details hutt more details
9045 capper joseph john Details waikato more details
0 nicholson james william Details not stated more details
9658 jones james Details westland more details
9669 mcgee john Details ashburton more details
9817 ivimey sidney septimus Details dunedin more details
9808 bristow george henry Details hawkes bay more details
9047 cash william frederick Details auckland more details
6392 gower alfred robert Details patea more details
9062 hemmings cecil Details rotorua more details
9067 lucas frank willett Details auckland suburb more details
9647 grant james ramsay Details marlborough more details
9637 davies cyril Details christchurch suburb more details
5447 williamson hugh caskey Details auckland suburb more details
9664 mcmahon donald Details grey more details
6316 brown william Details cook more details
9826 o'neill john Details hawera more details
9651 hurren john Details westland more details
0 peacock gerald beresford Details auckland more details
9066 lucas frederick william Details manukau 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