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
3204 alexander arthur sixth eden more details
7548 alford edward henry micklethwaite Ninth auckland suburb more details
1517 alger e a fourth grey more details
0 algie john alexander Ninth lake more details
2339 allan d fifth ohinemuri more details
1008 allan w fourth southland more details
819 allan j third waipawa more details
3287 allan richard sixth mackenzie more details
5624 allan alexander Eighth ashley more details
5183 allan william kirk Eighth taranaki more details
6309 allardice george henry frederick Details waipawa more details
7401 allardyce albert william Ninth waipawa more details
7730 allen walter Ninth ashley more details
8916 allen william Tenth taranaki more details
800 allen j k third westland more details
1568 allen w fourth taranaki more details
9624 allen edwin thomas Details ashley more details
5438 allen arthur arnold Eighth waitemata more details
2340 allen a a fifth auckland suburb more details
3702 allen eustace frank sixth tuapeka more details
543 allen o Second cook more details
3464 allport joseph sixth waitotara more details
5758 allsop richard coleman Eighth waimea more details
9487 almond edwin Tenth clutha more details
9253 ambrose arthur Tenth oroua more details
7402 amos arthur Ninth ashburton more details
9360 anderson thomas Tenth vincent more details
2212 anderson a fifth hutt more details
4257 anderson john thomas seventh inangahua more details
5759 anderson andrew Eighth westland more details
7993 anderson alexander Ninth waimea more details
817 anderson j t third hawkes bay more details
9138 anderson george alfred heath Tenth christchurch more details
9256 anderson george robert Tenth ashley more details
720 anderson w third oroua more details
7991 anderson james Ninth southland more details
4603 anderson duncan seventh wellington more details
9486 anderson john Tenth dunedin suburb more details
522 anderson thomas george second southland more details
5619 anderson charles august Eighth akaroa 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 4-Mar-2022