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 Surnamesort descending Given Names Contingent County/City
0 bates rev daniel cross Ninth southland more details
1119 bates c fourth southland more details
5609 bates walter norman Eighth ashley query more details
1611 batger h w fifth dunedin more details
7862 bathgate john henry Ninth taieri more details
7737 battes ernest allin Ninth geraldine more details
0 bauchop william forsaith Eighth waikouaiti more details
0 bauchop arthur fourth waikouaiti more details
9263 baucke frank herman Tenth westland more details
8130 bax thomas butler Details wairoa more details
9375 baxter ernest william Tenth taieri more details
8922 baxter john Tenth taranaki more details
1152 baxter e w fourth taieri more details
5989 baxter walker Eighth christchurch suburb more details
3829 bayliss francis harry sixth selwyn more details
2334 bayly p c fifth auckland more details
1613 bayly f fifth waihemo more details
1087 bayly h fourth waihemo more details
3207 bayly herbert harris sixth auckland more details
5897 beagley joseph Eighth waihemo more details
0 beale james bruce Ninth oroua more details
5189 beamish ernest cecil Eighth hawera more details
3343 beamish francis evanson sixth wellington more details
1610 beange h g fifth southland more details
7412 beard frederick Ninth hutt more details
3457 beardmore ernest sixth collingwood more details
4144 beasley john dennis noble seventh waitotara more details
7865 beasley leopold harry Ninth waikouaiti more details
476 beath albert marr second dunedin more details
4047 beaton duncan seventh auckland more details
2667 beatson h d reserves cook more details
4004 beattie robert seventh waipa more details
8798 beattie douglas sherwell Tenth oroua more details
3704 beattie john thomas sixth maniototo more details
8664 beatty william Tenth manukau more details
3212 beatty john sixth manukau more details
9235 bebbington harry Tenth levels more details
5632 beck william arthur Eighth christchurch suburb more details
2348 beck j fifth waipawa more details
6235 beck albert reliefs wellington 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