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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 Family name Click to sort this column in Ascending order Given name(s) Contingent County/City
7140 barkwill walter herbert Ninth waipa more details
3205 barlow maurice fitzgerald sixth auckland more details
6032 barlow james Eighth southland more details
377 barnes arthur second waitotara more details
7013 barnes william harcourt Ninth auckland suburb more details
6129 barnes george ernest Eighth christchurch suburb more details
4388 barnes roland arthur wilford seventh ashley more details
8801 barnes john joseph Tenth masterton more details
7266 barnott thomas meredith Ninth wanganui more details
2219 barnott t m fifth wanganui more details
4385 barr david masterton seventh levels more details
1612 barraclough j w fifth waitaki more details
2576 barrar e r fifth levels more details
5760 barrett arthur frank Eighth selwyn more details
3342 barrett william sixth taranaki more details
7984 barron frank douglas Ninth dunedin suburb more details
5894 barron james Eighth tuapeka more details
9037 barry patrick stephen Details waipawa more details
0 bartlett edwin Eighth hawera more details
2215 bartlett c n fifth rangitikei more details
0 bartlett edwin First hawera more details
5744 bartlett albert ernest Eighth marlborough more details
0 barton frederick Ninth cook more details
7009 barton iselin ross Ninth auckland more details
1384 barton f s fourth cook more details
36 bartrop arthur leigh la boste First australia more details
2668 barty a reserves wanganui more details
18 barty john anderson First united kingdom more details
8928 barty albert Tenth wanganui more details
9489 barwell henry charles Tenth wallace more details
7415 barwick robert Ninth cook more details
9038 bassett joseph Details ekatahuna more details
7270 bassett william thomas Ninth ekatahuna more details
7411 bassett francis john Ninth horowhenua more details
8662 bastable harold charles Tenth waikato more details
67 batchelar arthur frederick First oroua more details
5764 bate percy thomas Eighth waimea more details
9631 bateman james barrington Details bruce more details
3584 bateman george sixth waimate more details
8131 bateman harry george Details dunedin more details

How to cite this page

Embarkation database, URL:, (Manatū Taonga — Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated

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.