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
4140 boyle thomas charles seventh hawkes bay more details
6037 boyle thomas Eighth southland more details
7015 boys frederick arthur Ninth australia more details
7272 brabant ernest vernon Ninth oroua more details
2448 brace f fifth buller more details
8520 bracey frederick Tenth hokianga more details
0 bradbourne h third more details
2350 bradburn e l fifth auckland more details
8794 bradbury john Tenth wellington more details
9141 bradbury robert Tenth christchurch more details
1620 braddock a e fifth vincent more details
44 bradford george roland First united kingdom more details
9146 bradford henry Tenth ashburton more details
9147 bradford thomas fleming Tenth ashburton more details
6040 bradley augustine Eighth christchurch suburb more details
821 bradley f t third hawkes bay more details
4267 bradley john seventh piako more details
6041 bradley paul thomas Eighth christchurch suburb more details
1418 bradshaw w b fourth whangarei more details
2612 brady p reserves cook more details
9807 brady reginald Details wellington more details
7144 brady george Ninth tauranga more details
9466 bragg albert edward Tenth dunedin suburb more details
2344 braithwaite a fifth hawkes bay more details
1565 braithwaite l e fourth hawkes bay more details
0 brand james Ninth dunedin more details
5050 brandon percy eustace de b Eighth wellington more details
2669 brandon s f reserves hawkes bay more details
9257 brasell henry william Tenth levels more details
2611 brasell r reserves hutt more details
5045 brasell robert Eighth hutt more details
5463 braund joseph norman Eighth auckland more details
2335 bray h fifth eden more details
7996 brazier thomas Ninth wallace more details
9148 breach sydney Tenth ashburton more details
7864 breese albert Ninth dunedin suburb more details
2451 breingan s g fifth cook more details
4146 breingan robert stevenson seventh cook more details
5188 bremner william Eighth wanganui more details
0 bremner robert james Tenth dunedin suburb 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