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Alexander Stewart (1882 - 1948)

Alexander (Alick) Stewart (1882-?). Born in Katikati in 1882 (reg. 1882/14242). He served in the Boer War. Biography by Debbie McCauley (27 January 2014)

7/20/2020 7/20/2020

Alister Hugh Matheson (1876 - 1953)

Olive Constance Haskell was born on 18 January 1900. Her parents were John Victor and Ethel Blanche Haskell (nee Fysh). In 1922 (reg. 1922/5749) Olive married Alister Hugh Matheson (1876-1953). They ha...

6/22/2020 6/22/2020

Percy Douglas Tennent (1882 - 1970)

Cenotaph:

1/8/2020 4/25/2020

Pvt. William James Lynd (1874 - 1900)

"James William Lynd"

Birth Registration Number: (reg. 1874/26803). South Africa, 1899-1902 (Boer War) Reference: MyHeritage Family Trees - SmartCopy : Aug 28 2016, 19:38:15 UTC

12/13/2015 1/31/2020

Louis James Stent (1878 - 1942)

Birth Registration Number: (reg. 1878/15937).

10/2/2016 12/27/2019

Henry Godfrey Hinton (1878 - 1947)

"Harry"

Cenotaph Record:

12/26/2019 12/26/2019

Henare Te Hirata Brady (1880 - 1953)

"Harry Brady"

12/24/2019 12/24/2019

Sgt. Maj. Samuel Steele (1878 - 1947)

12/4/2019 12/4/2019

William Park Hume (c.1850 - 1959)

Henry Hume was the son of James and Janet Hume (nee Armstong). He married Jeannie Linton. Henry, Jeannie and their children (James, Jane, Helen (Ellen), Anne, Margaret and William Hume ) arrived in New...

1/29/2011 4/11/2018

Online Cenotaph: Note on war record to notify if casualty: Miss Pickard, The Vicarage Cottage, Ottershaw, Surrey

2/13/2013 1/17/2018

William Atherton Bennett was born in Plymouth, England, about the year 1865. He left on the Bechuanaland Expedition under General Methuen in 1884. After a year in Africa he returned to England and left...

10/18/2014 8/30/2017

Henry Graham Snodgrass (c.1865 - 1901)

"Harry"

SNODGRASS On May 24 1901, at Durban, South Africa, Henry Graham, sixth son of the late J Snodgrass Esq of Otumoetai, Tauranga. [Bay of Plenty Times, Wed 29 May 1901, p2 + article]

6/23/2014 8/20/2017

John Andrew Key (1877 - 1942)

2/10/2016 7/24/2017

Edwin Harrowell (1867 - 1941)

Husband of Camilla Harrowell nee Steele. Father of Dudley Steele Harrowell who was killed in WW2. Harrowell joined the Provisional Transvaal Constabulary in June 1900. He returned to New Zealand aboa...

2/7/2017 2/7/2017

Capt. Oliver Steele (1882 - 1914)

Oliver was a professional soldier having served in the Boer War and India with the Royal Berkshire Regiment. When WW1 broke out, Captain Steele was sent to France where he was killed in action on 24 Oc...

2/7/2017 2/7/2017

Tom Eldridge Lewis (1879 - 1915)

One of four brothers who served in WW1, three died. LEWIS, TOM ELDRIDGE Rank: Private Service No: 6/283 Date of Death: 09/08/1915 Age: 40 Regiment/Service: Canterbury Regiment, N.Z.E.F. N...

2/6/2017 2/7/2017

Allan George Blackie (1884 - 1923)

Allan George Blackie was born in 1884. He served during the South African War (Boer War) (Service No. 7861) with the New Zealand Mounted Rifles. He died aged 38. Cenotaph Record: 'allan george bl...

2/3/2017 2/4/2017

Dr. Joseph Livingstone Frazer-Hurst (1873 - 1954)

"Joseph Livingstone Frazerhurst", "Joseph Livingstone Frazer"

Joseph Livingstone Frazer-Hurst was born in County Tyrone, Ireland, on 14 August 1873. At the age of seventeen he joined the Northumberland Hussars. He trained in medicine at the Rotunda Hospital in ...

2/3/2017 2/3/2017

Sydney Harcourt Hildyard (1883 - 1959)

Served in the South African war with the 10th contingent and served in WW1.

2/2/2017 2/2/2017

James Alfred McNeish (1881 - 1918)

2/768 Seargeant James Alfred McNeish Son of James and Jane McNeish Born 14 February 1881 Husband of Louie nee Norgrove Age 37 Enlisted 14 September 1914 Driver - New Zealand Field Artillery...

10/4/2007 1/26/2017

Walter Percy Taylor MP (1878 - 1935)

Served NZ Army February 1901-4 July 1902 with Gisborne Rifles, NZ Volunteer Corps B Squadron North Island Regiment, 8th Contingent NZ Mounted Rifles South Africa. Four brothers and a brother in law s...

1/24/2017 1/24/2017

Son of Isaac Chadwick Taylor and Ellen Taylor (nee Ball), of 269A Ormond Rd., Whataupoko, Gisborne. Poverty Bay rugby representative 1897 Father of Claude Taylor who served in WW2. He embarked fo...

1/24/2017 1/24/2017

Robert William Drabble (1880 - 1952)

Four brothers all saw active service: Joseph Newsome Drabble (WW1), Robert William Drabble (South African War), Frederick Layne Drabble (WW1), and Walter John Drabble ( WW1). Documents: Military ...

2/22/2009 1/24/2017

Tauranga Mounted Rifles ASHWORTH Caldwell, Service Number: 3203, Sixth Contingent, Corporal, Farmer, residence Tauranga. Next of kin: Caldwell Ashworth, father, East Grinstead, Sussex, England. Enlis...

1/23/2017 1/23/2017

John Archibald Clark (1876 - 1911)

John Archibald Clark (1876-1911). Born in Parnell, Auckland, on 27 August 1876, but grew up in Tauranga. He was called 'Trooper Jack' for his service during the Boer War. After returning to New Zealand...

1/22/2017 1/23/2017

Hugh Gordon Bonar MP (1882 - 1915)

Rank: Private Service No: 6/589 Date of Death: 08/05/1915 Regiment/Service: Canterbury Regiment, N.Z.E.F. Main Body Panel Reference: Memorial: TWELVE TREE COPSE (NEW ZEALAND) MEMORIAL Addit...

1/14/2017 1/14/2017

Archibald James Merle Bonar MP (1876 - 1915)

Rank: Company Serjeant Major Service No: 10/1116 Date of Death: 28/04/1915 Age: 39 Regiment/Service: Wellington Regiment, N.Z.E.F. Panel Reference: 75. Memorial: LONE PINE MEMORIAL Additi...

1/14/2017 1/14/2017

Rank: Trooper Service No:13/652 Date of Death: 02/07/1915 Age: 34 Regiment/Service: Auckland Mounted Rifles, N.Z.E.F. Grave Reference: A. 1. Cemetery: NO.2 OUTPOST CEMETERY Links: N...

6/17/2009 1/10/2017

Dave Gallagher MP (1873 - 1917)

"Dave Gallagher"

Dave Gallaher (born David Gallagher, 30 October 1873 – 4 October 1917) was a New Zealand rugby union footballer best remembered as the captain of the "Original All Blacks", the 1905–06 New Zealand nati...

12/25/2016 12/26/2016

Walter John Borlase (1885 - 1936)

Served in the South African War as a private with the tenth contingent. Source: Embarkation database - NZ units in South Africa 1899-1902

6/1/2008 12/21/2016

George Norton Borlase (1878 - 1902)

Served in the South African War as a private with the seventh contingent. Source: Embarkation database - NZ units in South Africa 1899-1902 Links: nzwargraves.org.nz

8/31/2008 12/21/2016

Cenotaph Record:

12/16/2016 12/16/2016

George Arthur Bush (1879 - 1930)

Cenotaph Record: George Arthur Bush served in the Fist World War and the Boer War. He spent the early part of his life as a miner, assayer and an accountant. His first marriage ended in divorce and i...

11/2/2015 12/9/2016

James Rollo Parker (1879 - 1951)

James Rollo Parker (1879-1951). Born in Katikati in 1879 (reg. 1879/16464). James was a farmer. He served in the South African Conflict (Boer War 1899-1902) (Service No. 4203), 7th contingent, 22nd Com...

11/15/2016 11/16/2016

Joseph Wylie Parker (1878 - 1906)

Joseph Wylie Parker (1878-1906). Born in Katikati on 5 May 1878, he was baptised on 13 October 1878. He became a blacksmith. He served in the South African Conflict (Boer War 1899-1902) (Service No. 73...

11/15/2016 11/16/2016

William John Parker (1877 - d.)

William John Parker (1877-?). Born in Katikati in 1877 (reg. 1877/11393). John was a coach builder. He served in the South African Conflict (Boer War 1899-1902) (Service No. 8740). 10th Contingent, B S...

11/15/2016 11/16/2016

Frederick William Wylie (1876 - 1901)

Service Number: 1478 & 4705. New Zealand Mounted Rifles, 7th Contingent. Cenotaph Record:

11/15/2016 11/15/2016

John Walker Watt (1874 - 1963)

"Jack Watt"

John Walker Watt was born in Rangitikei on 5 December 1874 (reg. 1874/42654). His parents were Alexander (1838-1900) and Anne Watt (nee Gerrie) (1837-1908) who married in Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, Scot...

7/17/2010 8/19/2016

Lieut. Charles Watt (1880 - 1915)

Charles Watt was born on 24 September 1880 (reg. 1880/12775). His parents were Alexander (1838-1900) and Anne Watt (nee Gerrie) (1837-1908) who married in Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, on 8 March...

7/17/2010 8/19/2016

John Richard McCauley (1879 - 1938)

John Richard McCauley was born in Rangiora, New Zealand, on 6 April 1879 (reg. 1879/13498). His parents were William Henry and Eliza McCauley (nee McDowell) who married in Canterbury in 1874. During hi...

2/6/2015 8/19/2016

Thomas Albert Garmonsway (1881 - 1977)

Thomas Albert Garmonsway was born on 4 November 1881 (reg. 1881/11126) at Paterangi, Te Awamutu. His parents were Thomas and Albertina Garmonsway (nee Meyer) who married in St John's Church, Te Awamutu...

7/10/2010 8/19/2016

Francis Garmonsway (1876 - 1958)

Francis Garmonsway was born in Alexandra [now Pirongia] in the Waikato on 28 July 1876. His parents were John Henry and Crichton Garmonsway (nee Petrie) who married in Auckland on 19 December 1859 (reg...

7/17/2010 8/19/2016

Arthur Benjamin Birkett (1876 - 1908)

Arthur was born on 29 September 1876 (reg. 1876/12535) to Edward and Ellen Birkett (nee Hart). He served in the South African Conflict (Boer War), sailing with the sixth contingent referred to as 'The ...

9/7/2012 8/19/2016

William Arthur Morgan MP (1875 - 1928)

Morgan was one of only seven from the 1 NZMR in the Diamond Jubilee Contingent for Queen Victoria in 1897. (Stowers, p.150) He joined the Orange River Colony Provisional Mounted Police at Bloemfontei...

11/8/2008 6/4/2016

Served in the South African war as a private with the 10th Contingent.. Service Number: 9513. Cenotaph: Surname: ferguson Reg No: 9513 Given Names: archibald edward Rank: private Unit: South Island...

8/22/2014 3/29/2016

John (Jack) McLaren Lett MP (1876 - 1917)

Rank: Private Service No: 6762 Date of Death: 26/09/1917 Regiment/Service: Australian Infantry, A.I.F. 29th Bn. Panel Reference: Panel 7 - 17 - 23 - 25 - 27 - 29 - 31. Memorial: YPRES (MENIN ...

4/29/2010 9/20/2015

William Philip Davidson MP (c.1875 - 1915)

Served in the South African war with the eighth contingent. Rank: Private Service No: 10/664 Date of Death: 31/08/1915 Age: 35 Regiment/Service: Wellington Regiment, N.Z.E.F. Panel Refere...

3/17/2009 8/21/2015

Edward Henry Auckram (1882 - 1944)

Regimental number 8517 New Zealand Regiment Boer War A Squadron 10th contingent. Lived in Eden at the time Albert Street Onehunga. .Father was next of kin

5/23/2013 7/8/2015

Percy de Bathe Brandon MP (1876 - 1949)

War Service South African War, 1899-1902 World War I, 1914-1918 World War II, 1939-1945 (Home Guard service)

9/4/2008 5/24/2015

Served in the South African war with the 8th Contingent and WW1 with the New Zealand Rifle Brigade. Rank: Captain Service No: 57384 Date of Death: 21/08/1918 Age: 37 Regiment/Service: New Z...

10/8/2009 5/24/2015

Neil was educated at Otago Boys High School and Otago University (MBChB 1898, MRCS 1902). He left with the 4th Contingent for Africa on the S.S. Tagus on 12 June 1901 arriving at Port Chalmers on 11 ...

5/23/2015 5/23/2015

Thomas Joseph Coates (1880 - 1918)

Thomas Joseph Coates served in the South African War 1899-1902 with the 7th NZ Contingent. Thomas was from Kaiwaka and died of Influenza 1918.

5/23/2015 5/23/2015

James Herbert Haase (1881 - 1946)

Served in the South Africa war, relief for 6th and 7th contingents -sailing with eighth.

4/8/2012 4/21/2015

David McGavin (1876 - 1949)

A plumber, Waimea District. On nominal roll of Seventh Contingent, Nelson District. 4318 Private Alfred David MCGAVIN embarked on the SS Gulf of Taranto, 6 April 1901. (Boer War) Unit: No 23 comp...

10/22/2010 4/20/2015

John Peard Mays (1878 - 1901)

Served in the South African War. MEDALS AND AWARDS Queen's South Africa Medal (Cape Colony, Rhodesia, Transvaal, South Africa 1901, South Africa 1902 clasps) Jack Mays was a universal favouri...

4/10/2015 4/10/2015

Walter Baxter (1883 - 1949)

4/3/2015 4/3/2015

James Thomson Anderson (1876 - 1900)

Before World War I, enteric fever, or typhoid fever, was the scourge of armies, and in the Anglo-Boer War killed more soldiers than enemy action. It is caused by a bacteria entering the body via contam...

4/2/2015 4/2/2015

Adam Dunlop (1881 - 1961)

4/2/2015 4/2/2015

William Dunlop (1879 - 1902)

9/22/2012 4/2/2015

Served in the South African War.

4/1/2015 4/1/2015

Served in the South African War with the sixth and tenth contingents. AWARDS Queen's South Africa Medal with five clasps.

3/30/2015 3/30/2015

Henry Te Reiwhati Vercoe, OBE DSO MP (1884 - 1962)

"Henry Ray Vercoe"

Henry Te Reiwhati Vercoe OBE DSO (1884–1962) was a notable New Zealand horseman, soldier, farmer and community leader. Of Māori descent, he identified with the Ngāti Pikiao and Ngāti Tuara iwi, part of...

11/20/2011 3/30/2015

One of five brothers who served in WWI, two died. 11/601, Captain temp Major, Wellington Mounted Rifles CITATION Distinguished Service Order For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. He...

3/29/2015 3/29/2015

Col. Joseph Reginald Sommerville, VD MP (1843 - 1910)

"Joe"

Son of Charles Summerville (ex. 65 Foot), and Margaret The family arrived in New Zealand in 1845 Educated at Whanganui School and privately Occupation: Farmer, No. 2 Line 1869: Married Sarah Ja...

3/29/2015 3/29/2015

One of five brothers who served in WWI, two died. Rank: Major Service No: 16038 Date of Death: 02/04/1918 Age: 44 Regiment/Service: Wellington Mounted Rifles, N.Z.E.F. 2nd Sqdn. Grave Ref...

3/29/2015 3/29/2015

Served in the South African War with the ninth contingent. One of six brothers who served in WWI, one died in WWI, one died in WWII. Updated from MyHeritage Family Trees via brother Andrew Weathe...

3/26/2015 3/26/2015

Served in the South African War (Boer War) and WWI where he was awarded the Military Medal for daring and fearless conduct and conspicuous bravery. Leonard Edward John WORTHINGTON, from Pleasant Poin...

6/17/2011 3/25/2015

Served in the South African War (Anglo-Boer War). One of seven brothers who served in WWI, two died. Rank: Sergeant Service No: 82 Date of Death: 23/05/1915 Age: 29 Regiment/Service: Aust...

3/21/2015 3/21/2015

Cecil Andrew De Lautour (1880 - 1915)

Served in the South African War (Anglo-Boer War). One of seven brothers who served in WWI, two died. Rank: Private Service No: 465 Date of Death: 04/11/1915 Regiment/Service: Rhodesia Regim...

6/9/2012 3/21/2015

Cyril Steed Girdlestone (1883 - 1962)

Served in the South African War with the sixth contingent and was one of three brothers who served in WWI. He was a member of the Samoan Expeditionary Force.

3/15/2015 3/15/2015

William Henry A'Court (1872 - 1947)

Served in the South African War with the tenth contingent. Served in WWI.

1/4/2008 3/14/2015

Sydney Charles A'Court (1870 - 1902)

Served in the South African War with the fifth and tenth contingents.

3/14/2015 3/14/2015

B. Wendover, Bucks., 1871; s. of Rev. Albert Smith; m., 1915, Patience, d. of Rev. J. and Lady Ella Garnett, co. Tyrone (d. 1918); 2nd, 1923 Lilias. d. of Maj. and Lady Muriel Close, c. Tyrone; one d. ...

3/13/2015 3/13/2015
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Lt-Col Ivon Tatham Standish, CMG DSO RNZA MP (1883 - 1967)

"sometimes recorded as Ivan Standish"

Ivon Tatham Standish, who was born in December 1883, served with the last New Zealand Contingent sent to South Africa in 1902. He then became a regular soldier, representing New Zealand at the 1911 cor...

4/17/2012 3/4/2015

Served in the South African war with the sixth contingent. Served in WW1 with the Royal Army Service Corps.

3/4/2015 3/4/2015

Brigadier General Sir Herbert Ernest Hart, KBE, CB, CMG, DSO, VD (13 October 1882 – 5 March 1968) was an officer in the New Zealand Military Forces who served during the Second Boer War and the First W...

6/30/2009 3/2/2015

William James Hardham was born in Wellington in 1876. He attended Mount Cook School and worked as a farrier and blacksmith until volunteering for service with the 4th New Zealand (Rough Riders) Conting...

1/8/2009 3/2/2015

Rank: Private Service No: 10/4439 Date of Death: 27/09/1916 Regiment/Service: Wellington Regiment, N.Z.E.F. 1st Bn. Panel Reference: Memorial: CATERPILLAR VALLEY (NEW ZEALAND) MEMORIAL Addi...

2/25/2009 3/2/2015

Samuel Greer Fletcher (1880 - 1966)

One of three brothers who served in the South African war.

3/1/2015 3/2/2015

One of three brothers who served in the South African war. Headstone

3/1/2015 3/2/2015

One of three brothers who served in the South African war. In 1901 he was awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal. Walter also served in WW1 at Gallipoli and the Western Front. WAR South Africa...

3/1/2015 3/2/2015

Ernest Isaac Sydney Coates MP (1881 - 1921)

Served in the South African War and WW1.

8/28/2010 3/1/2015

Brigadier-General Francis Earl Johnston, CB (1 October 1871 – 7 August 1917) was a New Zealand born British Army officer of the First World War, who was seconded to the New Zealand Military Forces, ser...

2/17/2015 3/1/2015

Brigadier-General Harry Townsend Fulton CMG, DSO (15 August 1869 – 29 March 1918) was a British Army officer who served with the New Zealand Military Forces during the Second Boer War and First World W...

11/9/2014 3/1/2015

William Henry Stock (1876 - 1902)

Death Notice Mr. H. Stock, of Kakanui, has received news of the death of his son, Trooper W. H. Stock, of fever in South Africa. Trooper Stock went from Oamaru with the Sixth Contingent, and until re...

8/21/2014 3/1/2015

9/1/2011 3/1/2015

Arthur Francis Stock (1880 - 1952)

Served in the South African War with the fourth contingent & tenth contingent.

8/21/2014 3/1/2015

Alfred Buttars Kerr (1880 - d.)

Alfred served in the South African War, two of his brothers Alan and Stanley served in WW1.

3/1/2015 3/1/2015

Hugh Townshend Boscawen MP (1880 - 1917)

BOSCAWEN, HUGH TOWNSHEND Rank: Captain Service No: 5/11A Date of Death: 04/10/1917 Age: 38 Regiment/Service: Wellington Regiment, N.Z.E.F. 2nd Bn. Grave Reference: IV. E. 20. Cemetery: ...

11/2/2014 3/1/2015