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Monday, 1 December 2003
"A" Squadron, NSW Mounted Rifles, Nominal Roll
Topic: BW - NSW - NSWMR_A

A Sqn NSWMR

"A" Squadron, NSW Mounted Rifles

Nominal Roll

 

In 1911, Lieutenant-Colonel P. L. Murray, produced a marvellous Boer War reference detailing all the contingents sent from Australia to South Africa, giving a brief history of the formation and finally, listing all the soldiers who saw service in South Africa with that unit. The book was called, Official Records of the Australian Military Contingents to the War in South Africa. It is now the standard reference and starting place for any person interested in pursuing information about Australian involvement in the Boer War.

Murray, P. L., Official Records of the Australian Military Contingents to the War in South Africa, pp. 33 - 34.

 

 

"A" Squadron, NSW Mounted Rifles

 

15 Private William John ABRAHAMS, Killed in Action, Abraham's Kraal, 10 March 1900.

107 Private Herbert AGLAND.

116 Private George Edward ALEXANDER, Invalided to Australia, 2 June 1900.

10 Corporal Alfred Edward Elkington ALLEN, Wounded in Action, Spruitfontein, 6 April 1900 Died of Enteric fever at Pretoria, 18 October 1900.

Major John Macquarie ANTILL.

9 Corporal James APPS.

106 Private Reginald Thomas ARNOLD, Discharged in Cape Town, 30 November 1900.

85 Private Francis William AXAM.

 

69 Private Samuel BALL.

70 Private Thomas BALL, Wounded in Action, Klip Kraal, 17 February 1900, invalided to England. Returned to South Africa, August 1900.

5 Sergeant William Henry BARHAM.

82 Corporal Amos Albert BATEUP, Invalided to Australia, 3 July 1900 .

16 Private Reginald Richard BATTYE, Invalided to Australia, 7 July 1900.

17 Private William BENDER, Died of Enteric Fever, Bloemfontein, 4 April 1900.

18 Private Arthur Thomas BENNETT, Killed in Action, Palmietfontein, 19 July 1900 .

19 Private Thomas George BIRD, Invalided to Australia, 3 November 1900.

86 Private James BLACKWOOD.

78 Private Arthur BODE, Invalided to Australia, 3 November 1900 .

87 Lance Corporal Albert John BOLLARD.

20 Private William BOND, Wounded in Action, Paardeberg, 22 February 1900.

21 Private Ed. Counde BULL.

117 Private Walter BULL, Invalided to Australia, 2 August 1900 .

88 Private Michael Joseph BURKE, Invalided to Australia, 12 July 1900 .

89 Private Arthur Albert BUTLER.

108 Private Patrick James BYRNE, Attached to Royal engineers, 18 June 1900 .

 

113 Lance Corporal Hugh James CAMERON.

23 Private George CHESHER, Wounded in Action, Paardeberg, 19 February 1900 .

90 Private Ed. Thomas CLEARY, Invalided to Australia, 14 July 1900 .

91 Private George CLIFFORD, Invalided to Australia, 13 August 1900 .

77 Private Herbert CORBETT, Invalided to Australia, 2 June 1900 .

25 Private Austin Clarendon COX, Invalided to Australia, 23 October 1900 .

24 Private William Sydney CRIPPS.

 

37 Bugler Verdi Robert DALY, Died of Enteric Fever, Bloemfontein, 11 June 1900.

26 Private Charles John DARKEN, Invalided to Australia, 3 November 1900 .

27 Private Walter Henry DAWSON, Invalided to Australia, 12 July 1900 .

7 Farrier Sergeant J DENNY, Invalided to Australia, 14 July 1900 .

28 Corporal Dugald DRUMMOND.

 

102 Private John FIELD, Invalided to Australia, 3 July 1900 .

29 Private Clive FLINT, Wounded in Action, Klip Drift, 16 February 1900. Died of Enteric fever, Winburg, 24 June 1900.

 

30 Farrier Sergeant Hubert GARLICK.

122 Private Henry George GATES, Returned to Australia, 15 November 1900.

8 Lance Sergeant John Robert GILFILLAN, Invalided to England, 31 July 1900.

31 Private Charles GOSPER, Invalided to Australia, 15 May 1900.

 

32 Private Ernest James HACKETT.

33 Private Edwin George HAWES.

81 Sergeant John Martin HAWKEY.

120 Private Frederick St. Ledger HAYES, Invalided to Australia.

123 Private Michael Henry HEALEY, Invalided to Australia, 2 June 1900 .

Warrant Officer Richard Charles HOLMAN.

43 Private James HOPKINS.

103 Private John HUGHES, Invalided to Australia, 17 August 1900.

 

34 Private Arthur Herbert JAMES.

115 Private Herbert William JENKYNS.

 

126 Private Charles Richard KELAHER.

36 Private John KELLY.

35 Private Wilfred John KIRKLAND, Died of Enteric fever, Bloemfontein, 20 May 1900.

 

37 Corporal Charles Arthur LEE, Promoted to Lieutenant and transferred to Mounted Infantry.

38 Private Gifford Caleb LEETE.

39 Private Edward James LINDSAY.

104 Private William George LLOYD, Invalided to Australia, 13 August 1900.

 

45 Private Joseph Henry MAPLES, To hospital, 3 February 1900 and on discharge to General Hutton's Staff. Invalided to Australia, 3 November 1900.

114 Private Charles MARKS.

108 Private George MASON, Invalided to Australia, 23 October 1900.

74 Private George MAXTED, Invalided to England, 31 July 1900 .

119 Private Alfred MAXWELL, Wounded in Action, Thaba N’chu, 30 April 1900 Invalided to England, 27 November 1900.

92 Private John MAXWELL.

2 Squadron Sergeant Major Adam MCALLISTER, Wounded in Action, Zand River, 7 May 1900.

44 Corporal David MCALLISTER.

124 Private Alexander MCALPINE.

40 Private Alexander MCDONALD, Returned to Australia, 3 November 1900.

41 Private John MCDONALD.

42 Private Norman MCGREGOR.

43 Private Peter MCGREGOR, Returned to Australia, 3 November 1900.

Lieutenant Harold MCINTOSH.

Captain Archibald Alexander MCLEAN.

105 Private William MCLEOD, Invalided to Australia, 3 November 1900.

46 Corporal Charles Robert MILLAR, To Hospital, 8 May 1900. Pay Sergeant Colonial Forces, Cape Town. Regimental Sergeant Major Maitland Camp, 13 December 1900.

47 Private Christian MILLER, Invalided to Australia, 3 July 1900.

14 Trumpeter Charles George MILLS, Invalided to Australia, 26 June 1900.

93 Private Patrick Thomas MOORE.

49 Private Michael George MOSS.

50 Private James MULLAMPY, Returned to Australia, 3 November 1900.

51 Private George MURRAY, Wounded in Action, Diamond Hills, 12 June 1900.

 

94 Sergeant Robert John NETHERY.

Lieutenant Joseph NEWMAN.

 

Lieutenant Arthur John Macarthur ONSLOW, Wounded in Action, near Heilbron, 21 May 1900.

83 Corporal Edmund OSBORNE, Wounded in Action, Zand River, 7 May 1900.

12 Corporal Frank Patrick OWENS, Wounded in Action, Paardeberg, 19 February 1900.

 

101 Private Wellington Henry PEARCE, Invalided to Australia, 3 July 1900.

125 Private James PERRITT, Invalided to Australia, 14 July 1900.

76 Private Walter Frank PITT, Invalided to England, 19 July 1900.

53 Private Pembroke POTTS, Invalided to Australia, 5 May 1900.

54 Private William Cuff QUINN, To hospital, 30 April 1900, afterwards to Ceylon with Boer prisoners.

127 Private Frederick William RAFTER, Invalided to Australia, 14 July 1900.

128 Private Edwin Horace RANSLEY, Died Sterkstroom, 27 April 1900.

48 Private Alfred John REEVES, Attached to Royal Engineers from 18 June 1900. Enteric fever.

95 Private Phillip John REILLY, Died of Enteric Fever at Bloemfontein, 30 April 1900.

129 Private Samuel Geekie ROBINSON.

130 Private James ROSS.

 

79 Private Wilfred SAVAGE, Invalided to England, 31 July 1900.

96 Private Henry SHARPE, Invalided to Australia, 5 May 1900.

97 Private Robert SHARPE.

58 Private Albert Edward SMITH, Died of Enteric fever, Bloemfontein, 30 May 1900.

60 Corporal Rex SMITH.

98 Private Benjamin Charles SPEARING, Invalided to Australia, 2 June 1900.

110 Private Robert William STAINES.

109 Private Watson Augustus STEEL.

75 Private Graham STEWART, Invalided to Australia, 3 July 1900.

61 Private Harold Bruce SUTTOR, Invalided to Australia, 12 July 1900.

56 Private James Henry SWAN, Invalided to England, 21 October 1900.

57 Lance Corporal Richard SWAN.

62 Private Michael James SYMONDS, Invalided to Australia, 5 May 1900.

 

Lieutenant Douglas Keith Lucas TOOTH, Wounded in Action, Palmietfontein, 19 July 1900. Commissioned 9th Lancers. Left Squadron 13 December 1900 for England.

63 Private George Spurway TREVITT, Invalided to Australia, 3 July 1900.

99 Private William George TWEEDIE, Wounded in Action, at Klip Kraal, 17 February 1900. Wounded in Action, at Thaba N’chu, 30 April 1900.

 

72 Private George WAITE.

64 Private John WALKER, Deserted to Hammesberg, 29 May 1900. Sentenced by Court Martial to 2 years imprisonment for theft.

84 Squadron Quartermaster Sergeant John WARDROBE.

80 Sergeant Major John WASSON.

65 Private Lous Charles WATERSON, Invalided to Australia, 23 October 1900.

71 Sergeant Albert Ernest WEARNE, Invalided to Australia, 17 August 1900 .

104 Sergeant James WEBSTER.

11 Lance Sergeant Sydney WEEKES.

66 Private Leslie WEST.

458 Private John WILSON.

67 Private Richard Stephen WILSON.

121 Private Ernest WINDEYER.

100 Private William Edward WINTLE.

 

68 Private Horace YOUNG, Invalided to Australia, 3 November 1900.

 

111 Private Ernest ZGLINCKI, Invalided to Australia, 3 July 1900.

 

To access the full roll with all actions and medals listed, go to:

"A" Squadron, New South Wales Nominal Roll

 

Acknowledgement: Many thanks to Colin Renshaw who provided Medal Roll information and corrections to the drafts. 

 

Further Reading:

New South Wales Mounted Rifles, "A" Squadron

New South Wales Mounted Rifles, "A" Squadron, Roll of Honour

Boer War, 1899 - 1902

Battles where Australians fought, 1899-1920

 


Citation: "A" Squadron, NSW Mounted Rifles, Nominal Roll

Posted by Project Leader at 12:01 AM EAST
Updated: Wednesday, 13 April 2011 2:13 PM EADT
1st New South Wales Mounted Rifles, Outline
Topic: BW - NSW - 1NSWMR

1st NSWMR 

1st New South Wales Mounted Rifles

Outline

 

Lieutenant Colonel Knight, Commanding Officer, 1st NSW Mounted Rifles
[Picture: Town and Country Journal, 20 January 1900, p. 27.]

 

In 1911, Lieutenant-Colonel P. L. Murray, produced a marvellous Boer War reference detailing all the contingents sent from Australia to South Africa, giving a brief history of the formation and finally, listing all the soldiers who saw service in South Africa with that unit. The book was called, Official Records of the Australian Military Contingents to the War in South Africa. It is now the standard reference and starting place for any person interested in pursuing information about Australian involvement in the Boer War.

Murray, P. L., Official Records of the Australian Military Contingents to the War in South Africa, p. 57.

 

First New South Wales Mounted Rifles.

This was the first Contingent despatched from New South Wales which did not consist entirely of drafts from local regiments or of men recruited from different local infantry regiments. One squadron from the Mounted Rifle Regiment had already been sent, together with a company of infantry which as mounted in South Africa. It was now resolved that three squadrons of Mounted Rifles should be raised; to be "B," "C," and "D" squadrons of the 1st Regiment, and that the squadron and company at the seat of war should be "A" and "E" squadrons respectively. Men who were good shots and good riders were required, and preference was given to those serving, or who had carved, in the local forces, provided they fulfilled the necessary qualifications. Reservists and men of civilian rifle clubs were also eligible on the same terms.

The establishment authorized was:-

Staff:
1 major,
1 adjutant and quartermaster,
3 sergeants,
2 drivers,
3 batmen;
Total, 10, with 11 horses.

 

Details of a company (or squadron):
1 captain,
4 subalterns,
1 colour-sergeant,
4 sergeants,
1 farrier-sergeant,
4 shoeing-smiths,
2 buglers,
6 corporals, 9
2 privates (including batmen),
5 drivers;
Total, 120, with 130 horses.

 

Dismounted:
1 saddler,
5 batmen riding spare horses,
2 cooks,
2 wagon-men;
Total, 10.

 

New South Wales Mounted Rifles trooper in full kit.

[Picture: Town and Country Journal, 20 January 1900, p. 21.]

 

Clothing, etc.

Articles of uniform supplied as authorized by G.O. 146 (27th December, 1899) were as follows-

Two F.S. jackets, khaki tweed, without facings;

2 pairs Bedford chord pants;

1 large FS, hat;

1 F.S, cap;

2 pairs puttees;

2 pairs Cossack boots;

1 great coat.


Arms and equipment.

MLE rifles and sword-bayonet,

cartridge-belt with supporting-braces.

Fully horsed and provided with saddles.

Regimental transport was also provided.

Officers ware granted £25 towards outfit.

 

The Premier of New South Wales, WJ Lyne, addressing the 1st NSWMR as they were leaving for the ship Southern Cross.

[Picture: Town and Country Journal, 27 January 1900, p. 37.]

 

Embarkation and Return.

The three squadrons of the regiment, under the Command of Lieutenant Colonel Knight, embarked at Sydney on the transport Southern Cross on the 17th January, 1900, end arrived at Cape Town on 17th February, disembarking on the 19th. It comprised 20 officers, 385 sergeants and rank and file, with 404 horses and 17 carts. Of those, 3 Officers and 20 others ware killed or died, 3 officers and 4 others were transferred to 2nd and 3rd Mounted Rifles, 3 officers and 21 others were struck off the strength in South Africa, 1 officer and 4 others were commissioned in the Imperial Army; 11 officers and 336 others returned to Australia.

As thus reduced, the regiment again embarked at Cape Town on 30th March, 1901, and arrived at Sydney on 29th April, disembarking on the 1st May. The only port of call was Fremantle.

 

Further Reading:

1st New South Wales Mounted Rifles

1st New South Wales Mounted Rifles, Roll of Honour

Boer War, 1899 - 1902

Battles where Australians fought, 1899-1920

 


Citation: 1st New South Wales Mounted Rifles, Outline

Posted by Project Leader at 12:01 AM EAST
Updated: Monday, 10 May 2010 10:22 AM EADT
South African (Second Boer) War: 1899-1902, Embarkation Roll: GOO to GRE
Topic: BW - Boer War

South African (Second Boer) War, 1899-1902

Australian Participation - Full Index

Embarkation Roll: GOO to GRE

 

 

The following is an alphabetical roll of all Australians known members of the many military formations which embarked overseas during the South African (Second Boer) War, 1899-1902.

Each man is detailed on this reference list with the following information:

Service Number;

Rank on Embarkation;

First Names;

Family Name;

If applicable, any false name employed; and,

Service unit.

 

Notes

Note 1: All soldiers’ names are linked to the specific unit and date when embarkation occurred.

Note 2: There are duplications of some names in the following list. The reason for this is that the soldier embarked on more than one occasion. This was the simplest way of resolving the problem of multiple entries for a single individual.

 

Embarkation Roll: GOO to GRE

 

1954 Private Henry GOOS, 3rd Australian Commonwealth Horse, Queensland.

713 Private Adolphus GORDON, 2nd Battalion Australian Commonwealth Horse, Victoria.

552 Private Adolphus GORDON, 4th Victorian Imperial Bushmen.

2134 Sergeant Alec. Gilligar GORDON, 3rd NSW Mounted Rifles.

247 Private Archibald Andrew GORDON, 3rd Queensland Mounted Infantry.

2 Private Archibald George GORDON, 3rd Queensland Mounted Infantry.

317 Private AV GORDON, 6th Australian Commonwealth Horse, Victoria.

145 Private Charles Thomas GORDON, NSW Imperial Bushmen.

453 Private E GORDON, 6th Australian Commonwealth Horse, Victoria.

387 Private Francis Christopher GORDON, 3rd Victorian Bushmen.

447 Trooper George GORDON, 2nd New South Wales Mounted Rifles.

83 Private George Fernando GORDON, 2nd Queensland Mounted Infantry.

880 Corporal George Grosvenor GORDON, 5th Victorian Mounted Rifles.

239 Corporal Henry GORDON, 4th Victorian Imperial Bushmen.

161 Private Henry Clement GORDON, 3rd Queensland Mounted Infantry.

415 Trooper Hugh GORDON, 5th Australian Commonwealth Horse, New South Wales.

2307 Lance Corporal Huntley Campbell GORDON, 4th Australian Commonwealth Horse, Victoria.

Colonel JM GORDON, Special Service Officer.

2302 Shoeing Smith John George Gay GORDON, 4th Australian Commonwealth Horse, Victoria.

388 Private Joseph GORDON, Army Medical Corps, NSW.

194 Private JS GORDON, NSW Citizens' Bushmen.

82 Trooper Leonard William GORDON, 2nd South Australian Mounted Rifles.

36996 Corporal MCM GORDON, 1st Scottish Horse.

2933 Trooper Meldrum Guy GORDON, 2nd New South Wales Mounted Rifles.

177 Private PJ GORDON, 6th Australian Commonwealth Horse, Victoria.

Lieutenant Robert GORDON, 1st Queensland Mounted Infantry.

1328 Quartermaster Sergeant Robert Charles GORDON, 3rd NSW Mounted Rifles.

201 Private Thomas Henry GORDON, 3rd Queensland Mounted Infantry.

193 Lance Corporal Thomas Spencer GORDON, NSW Citizens' Bushmen.

36823 Trooper WG GORDON, 2nd Scottish Horse.

2589 Lance Corporal Wilfred GORDON, 3rd NSW Mounted Rifles.

13 Private William Francis GORDON, 3rd Queensland Mounted Infantry.

2748 Private William John GORDON, 4th Australian Commonwealth Horse, South Australia.

2679 Private William Matthew Alexander GORDON, 4th Australian Commonwealth Horse, South Australia.

286 Private Edward GORE, 7th Australian Commonwealth Horse, Queensland.

168 Private Robert GORE, 4th Victorian Imperial Bushmen.

98 Private William GORE, 3rd Queensland Mounted Infantry.

174 Trooper William GOREY, 2nd New South Wales Mounted Rifles.

97 Private George Henry GORMAN, 4th Victorian Imperial Bushmen.

22 Private Jerome Thiege GORMAN, 6th Queensland Imperial Bushmen.

150 Private John GORMAN, 8th Australian Commonwealth Horse, South Australia.

60 Private Thomas GORMAN, 3rd Queensland Mounted Infantry.

212 Private Thomas GORMAN, 4th Victorian Imperial Bushmen.

2504 Trooper Alfred Patrick GORMLEY, 3rd NSW Mounted Rifles.

238 Private WJ GORMLEY, 6th Australian Commonwealth Horse, Victoria.

321 Private John Brown GORRIE, 5th West Australian Mounted Infantry.

80 Private Albert Edward GORST, 3rd Queensland Mounted Infantry.

9 Private Alfred John GORST, 3rd Queensland Mounted Infantry.

Private T GORTON, South African Light Horse.

31 Private Charles GOSPER, 'A' Sqn. NSW Mounted Rifles.

52 Trooper Charles John GOSPER, 3rd NSW Mounted Rifles.

3464 Trooper Frederick William GOSPER, 3rd NSW Mounted Rifles.

725 Trooper Albert Edward GOSS, 2nd New South Wales Mounted Rifles.

2704 Trooper Arthur GOSS, 3rd NSW Imperial Bushmen.

2023 Private Herbert GOSS, 3rd Australian Commonwealth Horse, Tasmania.

173 Private John Ernest GOSS, 7th Australian Commonwealth Horse, Queensland.

495 Corporal Lionel GOSS, 5th Queensland Imperial Bushmen.

Trooper GOSS, British South African Police.

104 Trooper William Hay GOSSE, 2nd South Australian Mounted Rifles.

169 Trumpeter Frederick Thomas Henry GOUCHER, 2nd Tasmanian Imperial Bushmen.

Sergeant Major Thomas GOUCHER, 2nd Tasmanian Bushmen.

Sergeant Major Thomas GOUCHER, 8th Australian Commonwealth Horse, South Australia.

1430 Private Laurence James Watt GOUDIE, 5th Victorian Mounted Rifles.

339 Trooper William George GOUGH, 5th South Australian Imperial Bushmen.

345 Lance Corporal Albert Clarence Montrose GOULD, NSW Imperial Bushmen.

153 Private Albert Edward GOULD, 6th Queensland Imperial Bushmen.

1 Laundry Superintendant Ellen Julia GOULD, Army Medical Corps, NSW Nurses.

237 Sergeant George Edward GOULD, NSW Lancers.

386 Trooper James Edward GOULD, 2nd New South Wales Mounted Rifles.

518 Private Arthur Thomas GOULLET, 3rd Victorian Bushmen.

68 Corporal Lionel GOULY, 3rd West Australian Bushmen.

361 Private John Claudius GOURGAUD, 5th Queensland Imperial Bushmen.

1368 Private Albert William GOURLAY, 5th Victorian Mounted Rifles.

1712 Trooper David B GOURLAY, 3rd Australian Commonwealth Horse, New South Wales.

1183 Private Garnet Rupert GOURLAY, 1st Battalion Australian Commonwealth Horse, Tasmania.

495 Trooper Arthur Charles Gordon GOURLEY, NSW Citizens' Bushmen.

422 Trooper Frederick Davidson GOWER, 5th South Australian Imperial Bushmen.

2610 Gunner Bernard GOWING, A' Bty. Royal Australian Artillery.

1074 Trooper Richard Henry GOWLAND, 1st Australian Horse.

1195 Private John Leslie GOYEN, 1st Battalion Australian Commonwealth Horse, Tasmania.

41115 Trooper G GRACE, 2nd Scottish Horse.

Lieutenant Harry George GRACE, 1st Battalion Australian Commonwealth Horse, New South Wales.

12 Sergeant Harry George GRACE, 1st New South Wales Mounted Rifles.

1356 Trooper John Joseph GRACE, Bethune's Mounted Infantry.

Nursing Sister MA GRACE, Princess Caroline's Army Nursing Reserve.

446 Farrier Sergeant Martin Joseph GRACE, NSW Citizens' Bushmen.

181 Private Reginald GRACE, 1st New South Wales Mounted Rifles.

585 Private Thomas Deloris GRACE, 3rd Victorian Bushmen.

175 Trooper Thomas GRACIE, 2nd New South Wales Mounted Rifles.

1373 Corporal William Keir GRADY, 5th Victorian Mounted Rifles.

139 Private Alfred Adolphus GRAHAM, NSW Imperial Bushmen.

249 Private Archibald GRAHAM, 1st Queensland Mounted Infantry.

171 Trooper Arthur James GRAHAM, 3rd NSW Imperial Bushmen.

390 Private David Burgoyne GRAHAM, 3rd Victorian Bushmen.

Lieutenant Dugald Maxwell Lockwood GRAHAM, 4th Queensland Imperial Bushmen.

1361 Private George GRAHAM, 5th Victorian Mounted Rifles.

2147 Trooper George Ethelbert GRAHAM, 3rd NSW Mounted Rifles.

715 Private Henry GRAHAM, 3rd Victorian Bushmen.

Trooper J GRAHAM, Brabant's Horse.

184 John GRAHAM, NSW Citizens' Bushmen.

237 Private John Joseph GRAHAM, 1st New South Wales Mounted Rifles.

1934 Sergeant John Joseph GRAHAM, 3rd NSW Imperial Bushmen.

158 Private P GRAHAM, 6th Australian Commonwealth Horse, Victoria.

2301 Private Percival Thomas GRAHAM, 4th Australian Commonwealth Horse, Victoria.

1208 Private Peter GRAHAM, 5th Victorian Mounted Rifles.

Trooper Robert J GRAHAM, Bethune's Mounted Infantry.

3366 Trooper Ross GRAHAM, 3rd NSW Mounted Rifles.

84 Private Thomas GRAHAM, 4th Queensland Imperial Bushmen.

600 Private Thomas GRAHAM, 6th Queensland Imperial Bushmen.

815 Private Thomas Alexander GRAHAM, 1st Battalion Australian Commonwealth Horse, Queensland.

78 Private Thomas Alexander GRAHAM, 4th Queensland Imperial Bushmen.

1629 Trooper William Abell GRAHAM, 3rd NSW Mounted Rifles.

130 Farrier William James GRAHAM, 5th West Australian Mounted Infantry.

461 Trooper William Johnstone GRAHAM, NSW Citizens' Bushmen.

Lieutenant Edward Phillip GRAHAME, 3rd NSW Mounted Rifles.

529 Orderly Room Clerk Edward Phillip GRAHAME, NSW Citizens' Bushmen.

85 Private Lewis GRAINGER, 6th Queensland Imperial Bushmen.

Trooper Martin GRAINGER, Roberts' Horse.

41074 Trooper GD GRAMS, 2nd Scottish Horse.

517 Trooper John Thomas GRANLEESE, 5th South Australian Imperial Bushmen.

172 Private Alexander Stewart GRANT, 7th Australian Commonwealth Horse, Queensland.

1203 Private Alfred GRANT, 5th Victorian Mounted Rifles.

340 Private Archibald James GRANT, 2nd Tasmanian Imperial Bushmen.

51 Private Collingwood McKenzie GRANT, 3rd Queensland Mounted Infantry.

31617 Trooper DG GRANT, 2nd Scottish Horse.

1963 Trooper Duncan GRANT, 3rd NSW Mounted Rifles.

360 Private Ebenezer GRANT, 2nd Victorian Mounted Rifles.

601 Private FR GRANT, 2nd Battalion Australian Commonwealth Horse, Victoria.

918 Trooper Frank GRANT, 2nd New South Wales Mounted Rifles.

536 Trooper George Porter GRANT, 6th South Australian Imperial Bushmen.

141 Private Henry GRANT, 6th Queensland Imperial Bushmen.

51 Trooper Henry Alfred GRANT, 2nd New South Wales Mounted Rifles.

301 Private James GRANT, 5th Queensland Imperial Bushmen.

Trooper James GRANT, Johannesburg Mounted Rifles.

193 Private James Highmore GRANT, 2nd Victorian Mounted Rifles.

3207 Trooper John GRANT, 3rd NSW Imperial Bushmen.

2303 Private John Christopher GRANT, 4th Australian Commonwealth Horse, Victoria.

31609 Trooper John Dallas GRANT, 2nd Scottish Horse.

398 Private John Edward GRANT, 8th Australian Commonwealth Horse, West Australia.

2 Sergeant Neil GRANT, 1st Victorian Mounted Infantry.

459 Acting Corporal Patrick Roger Fullerton GRANT, 5th Queensland Imperial Bushmen.

1357 Trooper Percival Lindfell GRANT, 2nd New South Wales Mounted Rifles.

33821 Trooper Robert G GRANT, 2nd Scottish Horse.

153 Private Samuel GRANT, 8th Australian Commonwealth Horse, South Australia.

33821 Trooper WG GRANT, 2nd Scottish Horse.

2074 Trooper William Francis GRANT, 3rd NSW Mounted Rifles.

562 Private Worthey Bailey GRANT, 3rd Victorian Bushmen.

Lieutenant GRANT, Commander in Chief's Body Guard.

1075 Trooper Cecil Horace GRANVILLE, 1st Australian Horse.

141 Private Edward Leslie GRANVILLE, 2nd Queensland Mounted Infantry.

1147 Private Frederick GRASS, 2nd Battalion Australian Commonwealth Horse, West Australia.

975 Private Frederick GRASSHAM, 5th Victorian Mounted Rifles.

308 Trooper James GRASSHAM, 3rd NSW Imperial Bushmen.

Major G LeM GRATION, Special Service Officer.

112 Corporal Gerald GRAVE, 5th West Australian Mounted Infantry.

102 Private William Arthur GRAVE, 4th West Australian Mounted Infantry.

69 Private Albert JH GRAY, Army Medical Corps, NSW.

1022 Shoeing Smith Archibald GRAY, Bethune's Mounted Infantry.

92 Private Arthur Alva GRAY, 4th Queensland Imperial Bushmen.

169 Private Arthur Henry GRAY, 7th Australian Commonwealth Horse, Queensland.

485 Trumpeter Arthur Horace Leslie GRAY, 5th Australian Commonwealth Horse, New South Wales.

2352 Trooper Edward GRAY, 3rd NSW Imperial Bushmen.

127 Private Edward James GRAY, 5th West Australian Mounted Infantry.

224 Private Ernest Winser GRAY, 3rd Queensland Mounted Infantry.

226 Private Frederick Charles GRAY, NSW Imperial Bushmen.

488 Private H GRAY, 6th Australian Commonwealth Horse, Victoria.

4010 Trooper Henrty GRAY, 3rd NSW Imperial Bushmen.

2705 Trooper Henry GRAY, 3rd NSW Imperial Bushmen.

106 Private Henry Dickenson GRAY, 4th West Australian Mounted Infantry.

909 Trooper Herbert Edward GRAY, 2nd New South Wales Mounted Rifles.

30791 Lance Corporal HN GRAY, 2nd Scottish Horse.

148 Private James GRAY, 8th Australian Commonwealth Horse, South Australia.

678 Trumpeter James Gordon GRAY, 2nd Battalion Australian Commonwealth Horse, Victoria.

3228 Corporal James Mackey GRAY, 3rd NSW Mounted Rifles.

157 Private James Roderick GRAY, 1st Queensland Mounted Infantry.

31641 Trooper JG GRAY, 2nd Scottish Horse.

31661 Trumpeter JG GRAY, 2nd Scottish Horse.

521 Private JG GRAY, 5th Queensland Imperial Bushmen.

316 Private John William GRAY, 1st New South Wales Mounted Rifles.

1633 Corporal Matthew GRAY, 5th Victorian Mounted Rifles.

478 Private R GRAY, 6th Australian Commonwealth Horse, Victoria.

1107 Farrier Sergeant William GRAY, 1st Australian Horse.

50 Private William Henry GRAY, 1st Victorian Mounted Infantry.

610 Private William Henry GRAY, 2nd Battalion Australian Commonwealth Horse, Victoria.

67 Trooper William Henry GRAY, 4th South Australian Imperial Bushmen.

106 Private James GRAYSON, 1st Queensland Mounted Infantry.

118 Private John GRAYSON, 6th Queensland Imperial Bushmen.

133 Corporal John Irwin GRAYSON, 7th Australian Commonwealth Horse, Queensland.

209 Private Thomas John GRAYSON, 6th Queensland Imperial Bushmen.

1174 Private Henry Havelock GRAYTON, 5th Victorian Mounted Rifles.

486 Private Cecil Richard GREAME, 1st New South Wales Mounted Rifles.

1415 Private Alfred GREEN, NSW Imperial Bushmen.

2583 Trooper Alfred William GREEN, 2nd New South Wales Mounted Rifles.

59 Private Arthur GREEN, 1st West Australian Mounted Infantry.

298 Sergeant Arthur GREEN, 5th West Australian Mounted Infantry.

100 Private Arthur William GREEN, 5th Queensland Imperial Bushmen.

Trooper Charles A GREEN, Brabant's Horse.

95 Trooper Charles Lewis GREEN, 2nd New South Wales Mounted Rifles.

500 Daniel Cooper GREEN, NSW Citizens' Bushmen.

396 Trooper Ernest William GREEN, 2nd New South Wales Mounted Rifles.

3266 Trooper George Henry GREEN, 3rd NSW Mounted Rifles.

331 Sergeant George Joseph GREEN, 4th Victorian Imperial Bushmen.

479 Private HA GREEN, 6th Australian Commonwealth Horse, Victoria.

166 Shoeing Smith Hedley Laurence GREEN, 2nd Tasmanian Imperial Bushmen.

2584 Trooper Henry GREEN, 2nd New South Wales Mounted Rifles.

206 Private Henry GREEN, 6th Queensland Imperial Bushmen.

1514 Trooper Henry Burnet GREEN, 3rd NSW Mounted Rifles.

2103 Private Henry Richard GREEN, 3rd Australian Commonwealth Horse, Tasmania.

Captain James GREEN, 1st Battalion Australian Commonwealth Horse, New South Wales.

17 Trooper James GREEN, 3rd NSW Imperial Bushmen.

76 Private James GREEN, 4th Victorian Imperial Bushmen.

27 Lance Corporal James GREEN, Army Medical Corps, NSW.

1209 Corporal James GREEN, Army Medical Corps, NSW.

Chaplain James GREEN, NSW Citizens' Bushmen.

83 Private James Henry GREEN, 6th Queensland Imperial Bushmen.

546 Private James William GREEN, NSW Imperial Bushmen.

50 Trooper John GREEN, 1st Battalion Australian Commonwealth Horse, New South Wales.

624 Corporal John GREEN, 3rd Victorian Bushmen.

1519 Trooper Joseph GREEN, Bethune's Mounted Infantry.

38234 Trooper R GREEN, 2nd Scottish Horse.

58 Trooper Richard GREEN, 1st Tasmanian Imperial Bushmen.

Private Robert GREEN, Scottish Horse.

541 Private RR GREEN, 5th Queensland Imperial Bushmen.

Captain Terence Alfred GREEN, Army Medical Corps, NSW.

700 Trooper Thomas Wilkinson GREEN, 2nd New South Wales Mounted Rifles.

480 Private WH GREEN, 6th Australian Commonwealth Horse, Victoria.

2702 Trooper William GREEN, 3rd NSW Imperial Bushmen.

Lieutenant William Alfred Goodall Esdaile GREEN, 1st Battalion Australian Commonwealth Horse, Queensland.

Lieutenant William Alfred Goodall Esdaile GREEN, 4th Queensland Imperial Bushmen.

495 Private Arthur James GREENAWAY, 3rd Victorian Bushmen.

913 Private Frederick GREENAWAY, 5th Victorian Mounted Rifles.

142 Private James Herbert GREENAWAY, 4th Queensland Imperial Bushmen.

67 Private Edward Leonard GREENBANK, 1st Tasmanian Mounted Infantry.

15 Private Arthur Henry GREENE, 2nd West Australian Mounted Infantry.

114 Private Thomas Peter GREENE, 6th Queensland Imperial Bushmen.

332 Trooper Henry Richard GREENFIELD, 5th South Australian Imperial Bushmen.

39705 Corporal S GREENHOUGH, 2nd Scottish Horse.

341 Private Richard Joseph GREENING, 2nd Victorian Mounted Rifles.

30806 Lance Corporal J GREENLAND, 2nd Scottish Horse.

238 Private Alfred Edward Raynes GREENOW, 1st New South Wales Mounted Rifles.

73 Private Daniel GREENSLADE, 3rd Queensland Mounted Infantry.

537 Trooper Alfred Harold GREENTREE, 2nd New South Wales Mounted Rifles.

18 Trooper Harry Arthur GREENTREE, 5th Australian Commonwealth Horse, New South Wales.

30752 Corporal S GREENTREE, 2nd Scottish Horse.

544 Private Thomas Clarence GREENWAY, NSW Imperial Bushmen.

Second Lieutenant George Malcolm GREENWELL, 3rd NSW Mounted Rifles.

233 Private Richard GREENWELL, 1st Queensland Mounted Infantry.

 

Further Reading:

Boer War, 1899 - 1902 

South African (Second Boer) War, 1899 - 1902, Australian Forces, Roll of Honour 

Battles where Australians fought, 1899-1920

 


Citation: South African (Second Boer) War: 1899-1902, Embarkation Roll: GOO to GRE

Posted by Project Leader at 12:01 AM EAST
Updated: Friday, 30 April 2010 9:15 AM EADT
Sunday, 30 November 2003
1st New South Wales Mounted Rifles, Nominal Roll
Topic: BW - NSW - 1NSWMR

1st NSWMR 

1st New South Wales Mounted Rifles

Nominal Roll

 

In 1911, Lieutenant-Colonel P. L. Murray, produced a marvellous Boer War reference detailing all the contingents sent from Australia to South Africa, giving a brief history of the formation and finally, listing all the soldiers who saw service in South Africa with that unit. The book was called, Official Records of the Australian Military Contingents to the War in South Africa. It is now the standard reference and starting place for any person interested in pursuing information about Australian involvement in the Boer War.

Murray, P. L., Official Records of the Australian Military Contingents to the War in South Africa, pp. 61 - 69.

 

1st New South Wales Mounted Rifles



451 Private Archibald ABBOTT

520 Private Martin ABEL

3 Sergeant Ralph Rowland ALLEN

468 Private George Fraser ALLEY

349 Private Frederick Thomas ALLWOOD

Lieutenant Charles Godfrey ANDERSON

453 Corporal George ANDERSON

354 Private George William ANDERSON

16 Private Alexander ANDREWS

531 Private George Thomas ANDREWS

258 Private William Henry ANDREWS

14 Private William Arthur ANGELL

13 Private William Thomas ANNISON

425 Corporal Arthur Johnston ANTILL

Sergeant Stanley Ross ANTILL

15 Private Thomas Samuel APPLEBY

257 Private Richard APPLEYARD

360 Sergeant William John Robert APPS

358 Private Charles W ARGAET

447 Private Ernest E Allen ASHTON

126 Private Walter ASQUITH

17 Private Samuel Charles ATCHISON

359 Private Francis ATTWOOD

308 Corporal Henry Charles AVERN

 

191 Private Herbert O BAKER

128 Private Thomas William BALDWIN

467 Private Charles Hulme BARBER

432 Private Walter BARNES

469 Private James BARTLETT

Lieutenant Carl Oswald BASCHE

511 Private Louis Phillip BASSIERE

285 Private Alfred BATES

437 Corporal James BATES

519 Private Seymour BATHURST

125 Private Robert Moore BAXTER

442 Private Henry John BEATTY

454 Private William BECK

118 Private Thomas C BELLAMY

Captain Alfred Joshua BENNETT

364 Shoeing Smith James BENNETTS

497 Private Harold Edgar BENSON

365 Sergeant James BL BENT

344 Private Clarence WG BENTLEY

192 Private Frederick William BEST

231 Private John W BIDDLE

303 Trumpeter Christopher S BINNS

361 Private Sydney BIRD

219 Private William Harold BLACKMAN

25 Private George James BOULTON

190 Private Thomas Leslie BOWDEN

24 Private Walter Edward BOWDITCH

428 Lance Sergeant Ernest AH BOWLER

19 Private George Walter BOWLING

22 Private Henry Thomas BOWMAN

18 Private Frederick Charles BRACK

21 Private Herbert Henry BRADSTOCK

20 Private Sydney Edgar George BRADSTOCK

26 Private Charles Joseph BRADY

362 Private Thomas H BRATTEN

23 Private Benjamin Henry BRAUN

153 Sergeant Charles L BRAUN

551 Private Charles Arthur BREWER

291 Private Robert BRIEN

128 Private George Claude BRIGHT

218 Private Hill Roland BROADHURST

525 Private William John BROWE

129 Private Charles BROWN

448 Private Frank W BUCHANAN

28 Corporal Sidney Douglas BUCKLETON

193 Farrier Sergeant Ernest James BUCKLEY

27 Private Henry Martin BUDD

363 Private August H BURMEISTER

292 Private Edward BURNS

233 Private James BURNS

346 Private Walter James BUTTON

 

487 Private Clendon Clarence CALLAGHAN

296 Private Joseph H CALLAGHER

426 Private Allan CAMERON

35 Private Archibald Lochiel CAMERON

260 Private Patrick Ewen CAMERON

262 Private Dalgetty G CAMPBELL

297 Private Robert Bruce CAMPBELL

165 Corporal William CAMPBELL

298 Private James CARDELL

29 Private George Edward CARPENTER

232 Private Henry Stedman CARR

244 Private John Hugh CARTER

223 Quartermaster Sergeant William CARVER

235 Private Walter CAVANAGH

4 Corporal William CHANT

295 Acting Sergeant James CHRISTIE

294 Private John H CHRISTISON

370 Private Frank CLARK

36 Private Joseph David CLARKE

207 Private Thomas James CLEARY

261 Private Percy Gregory CLEMENTS

9 Sergeant James Howe COLES

368 Lance Corporal Mark Frederick COLLINS

220 Private Alexander CONSTANTINE

477 Private Edwin James CONYBEARE

194 Private Silas COOK

532 Private Charles Joseph COOMBES

32 Private Alexander CORNS

480 Trumpeter Sydney Thomas COTTER

366 Corporal Arthur COUCOM

461 Private Walter Arnold COULSON

31 Private James William Ralph COUPE

33 Private Albert David COXHEAD

34 Private Edward COYLE

205 Private Albert E CRADICK

369 Private William I CRANFIELD

166 Private William Alfred CRAPP

30 Private Albert CREECH

351 Private Charles G CRIPPS

343 Private John Clinch CRIPPS

243 Private Henry Garlick CRISP

236 Private WJ CUNNINGHAM

342 Private Ernest Joseph CURBY

 

222 Private Henry John DALE

249 Private William DALE

372 Private James R DALLEY

373 Private John EF D'APICE

245 Private Walter T DAVIDSON

37 Private Vincent DAVIS

39 Private John DAWES

38 Private Francis Scholefield DAWSON

521 Private Cumming AAB DEGNER

221 Private Thomas E DENNISON

130 Private William John DEVINE

475 Private William DIVALL

195 Sergeant William Maynard DOCKRELL

309 Private Patrick J DOHERTY

307 Sergeant Thomas William DONOVAN

310 Private Roland A DOUGLAS

Lieutenant Frederick Allan DOVE

300 Private Arthur T DOWSE

Lieutenant Percy William Chanter DRAGE

371 Private Patrick I DRUM

103 Private Alfred Henry DU FRAYER

513 Private Edwin H DUFFY

302 Private Oliver A DUFFY

179 Private Arthur Offord DUPREZ

215 Private James DWAN

 

180 Private John Francis EAGER

41 Private Bertram Kinmond EDGAR

7 Sergeant James Robertson EDNEY

206 Sergeant James HV EDWARDS

196 Private George Arthur ELLIS

317 Corporal Patrick Joseph ENGLISH

479 Private Sydney Lechmere EVANS

438 Private Leslie EZZY

 

Captain Patrick FAGAN

530 Private James FANTON

167 Private Albert E FERRIE

353 Private Hugo Charles John FERRIS

478 Lance Corporal Cuthbert FETHERSTONHAUGH

263 Private Walter Henry FINCH

490 Farrier Sergeant William Henry FINCH

374 Private William JW FISHER

197 Corporal George Henry FLEMING

516 Private John Joseph FLYNN

528 Private Rudolph W FOGG

127 Private Michael Joseph FOSTER

377 Private John William Edward FOULSTONE

46 Private Cyril FOWLER

312 Private Kirk Stanley FOX

375 Private Archibald FRASER

45 Private Donald FRASER

44 Private John Clarence FRASER

129 Private John Edward FRASER

506 Sergeant Major Robert Donald FRASER

43 Private William FRASER

106 Private George R FREEMAN

101 Corporal Samuel Frederick FREEMAN

311 Private William FREEMAN

287 Private Robert A FRY

208 Private George G FULLER

376 Private Thomas A FULTON

 

495 Private Harry LM GAGGIN

168 Private Henry George GAITES

471 Private Guy Spencer F GALLOWAY

133 Private John GANNON

Lieutenant James C GARVAN

49 Private Arthur Thomas GATES

169 Private Thomas GATES

52 Private William GILBERT

314 Private Ernest GILMOUR

216 Private Patrick J GILSHANEN

131 Private Thomas DY GLANHAM

48 Private Harold Thomas GLANVILLE

132 Private William H GLOVER

315 Private David GODSELL

51 Private Sidney Henry GOODSALL

12 Sergeant Harry George GRACE

181 Private Reginald GRACE

237 Private John Joseph GRAHAM

316 Private John William GRAY

486 Private Cecil Richard GREAME

238 Private Alfred Edward Raynes GREENOW

47 Private George Reginald GREY

Captain Andrew Pitt GRIBBEN

489 Farrier Sergeant Henry St.John GRIBBEN

264 Farrier Sergeant Sydney Alexander GRIBBEN

154 Private Joseph William GRIBBLE

155 Lance Corporal William GRIBBLE

50 Private John Daniel Revel GRIMMOND

198 Private Thomas GUNNING

 

55 Private Richard HALL

60 Private Belton Andrew HALLEY

224 Private Robert HALLIWELL

304 Trumpeter Joseph Alexander HAMILTON

488 Shoeing Smith Peter Joseph HANDCOCK

378 Private Charles Bent HANSON

286 Private Henry Syvert HANSON

54 Private Alexander Forrester HARDIE

504 Farrier Samuel Moss HARDWELL

Lieutenant William Rupert HARRIOTT

555 Private Samuel Ernest HARRISON

265 Private Alexander J HART

499 Private William John HART

492 Shoeing Smith George J HATTON

319 Private Francis Reginald HAYS

320 Private Lessian F HAYWARD

323 Private William HAZEL

59 Private Duncan Edward HEBBLEWHITE

379 Corporal Somerville HELSHAM

321 Private William Downer HENERY

156 Private John William HENRY

357 Private Henry HENSHAW

57 Private John Francis HICKEY

56 Private Leslie Charles HILL

Captain Maurice Alfred HILLIARD

121 Private Ellis Elijah HINES

266 Private Alfred John HODGES

53 Private Edward Martin HOFFMAN

Lieutenant Grantley AH HOLBORROW

246 Private Edward P HOLLAND

352 Private Louis Harry HOLM

Lieutenant William HOLMES

529 Private Leslie RA HOPKINSON

58 Private James Joseph HOWARD

135 Private Athol Norman HOWELL

157 Private Charles Alfred HUGHES

322 Private Thomas HUGHES

170 Sergeant Frederick James HUMPHRIES

134 Private Herbert HUNT

 

171 Private Arthur C IRELAND

136 Shoeing Smith William Edward IRELAND

517 Private Gerald IRVINE

 

326 Private Edward JAMES

324 Private Frederick William JAMIESON

182 Private Edmund JEFFREY

137 Sergeant Charles JOHNSON

248 Private Reginald JOHNSTON

422 Private Thomas JOHNSTON

62 Private Arthur Franics JONES

122 Private Charles William JONES

325 Private Collin JONES

247 Private Henry Harold JONES

356 Private John JONES

64 Private Charles Stanley JOYCE

 

330 Corporal William James Fraser KEAY

355 Private John Ross KELLY

Lieutenant Robert Hume Vandeleur KELLY

445 Private John Percival KELMAN

507 Sergeant Major Joseph KENDALL

327 Private Frederick Adolphus KENNEDY

444 Private John Rattray KESSELL

329 Private Charles KEY

65 Private Money Dyason KEY

66 Private Sidney Harrison KEY

470 Private Barnett KIDDLE

805 Trumpeter William Martin KIMBELL

199 Lance Sergeant Frederick KING

112 Private Joseph Robert KING

431 Private Charles Norman KITE

430 Private George Harold KITE

Lieutenant Colonel Guy Cunninghame KNIGHT

158 Private Arthur Henry KORTLANG

328 Private Edward Victor KREMER

 

524 Regimental Quartermaster Sergeant Henry Noel LACEY

138 Private Arthur R LAKE

514 Private Percy William LAKE

250 Private John Joseph LARKIN

283 Private Herbert LARMAN

Corporal Frederick L LEARMONTH

Lieutenant Charles Arthur LEE

68 Private Frederick Henry LEE

159 Lance Corporal Thomas James LEES

268 Corporal Franklin H LEGGE

Lieutenant George Herbert LEGGE

Captain James Gordon LEGGE

474 Private William E LEGGETT

251 Private William M LEGH

381 Private Alfred Henry LENEHAN

Captain Robert William LENEHAN

463 Private Robert Hugh LENNON

267 Private Thomas B LENNON

172 Private Henry Jones LEWIS

1 Sergeant Major Frederick Pontifex LIGGINS

139 Private Francis Sydney LINDON

526 Sergeant Frederick William LINDSELL

160 Private Joseph Charles LINN

Lieutenant Marcus William LOGAN

69 Private Walter LOW

67 Trumpeter Augustus Thomas William LUSHER

Lieutenant Charles George Sydney LYDIARD

183 Private George Albert LYE

523 Private David William LYNCH

290 Private Richard Thomas LYNCH

 

211 Private Ebbie J MACARTHUR

429 Private Joseph MACCABE

254 Private Allan M MACDONALD

78 Private William Chisolm MACDONALD

5 Corporal William Thomas MACDONALD

436 Private James H MACGREGOR

335 Private Andrew Hector MACKAY

126 Private John Edward MAHER

207 Private James MALONEY

8 Corporal Sydney Edgar MARTIN

275 Private William Henry MARTIN

73 Private Ernest Edwin MASCORD

332 Saddler George MASON

334 Private Frank Reginald MATTHEWS

269 Private Lewis Earl O MAUND

253 Private William M MAXWELL

71 Private Edward Francis MAY

274 Shoeing Smith Alexander MCALPINE

74 Lance Corporal Sidney Henry MCCANN

142 Private Ernest Edward MCCLELLAND

210 Private John MCCRACKEN

76 Private Henry Dixon MCCREDIE

272 Private Arthur B MCFERRAN

276 Private Richard Webb MCGILL

Lieutenant John Patrick MCGLINN

510 Private Henry James MCGRATH

462 Private John Blumer MCJANNETT

337 Private Peter Fraser MCKELLOR

433 Sergeant Frederick Stephen MCLEAN

209 Private John Hector MCLEAN

83 Private Simon MCLENNAN

200 Private Alexander W MCMILLAN

503 Private John Maher MCMILLAN

75 Trumpeter Arthur Victor MCNAIR

331 Private Aubrey MCPHEE

143 Private James MCRAE

333 Corporal Joseph MCSWEENEY

299 Trumpeter William A MELVILLE

313 Private Henry JT METCALFE

81 Private John Robert MILLINGTON

271 Private Edward James MILLS

255 Private Allan B MITCHELL

141 Private Charles H MITCHELL

270 Lance Corporal John Basil MITCHELL

161 Private William Henry MOONEY

527 Private David Thomas MOORE

85 Private Wallace Melbourne MOORE

80 Private Percy Herbert MORRIS

84 Private Thomas Loyd MORRIS

338 Private Thomas Hamilton MORROW

421 Quartermaster Sergeant Hugh Stanley MORTIMER

72 Private Benjamin MOWBRAY

2 Sergeant Harry Haire MOWBRAY

435 Private William Joseph MULHEARN

140 Corporal Robert Thomas MUNRO

336 Shoeing Smith John James MURPHY

70 Private William Henry MURPHY

79 Private Alfred John MURRAY

 

87 Private William Henry NASH

340 Private William James NEILD

339 Private Robert NEILSEN

Lieutenant William Augustine NEWMAN

508 Sergeant John NICHOLSON

441 Private Horace P NIXON

491 Shoeing Smith David Peter NOAKES

173 Corporal Charles Tucker NORRIS

306 Trumpeter George NUGENT

 

440 Private Walter Edward OAKES

174 Private William Smith O'BRIEN

464 Private Ernest Chalmer OGLE

460 Private Henry Joseph OLDFIELD

259 Private Charles T O'NEILL

89 Private Edgar OSBORN

201 Private Alexander H OSBORNE

88 Private Ernest Alfred OWENS

 

90 Private Joseph PALAZZI

124 Saddler Sergeant Silvio Alfred PALAZZI

449 Private Rupert TS PALMER

144 Sergeant Sydney Ernest PARKES

163 Private James PARKINSON

386 Private Arthur Kercy PARROTT

175 Private Charles Irving PATEMAN

213 Private George PAUL

94 Private Harold PAUL

93 Private William Henry PEARCE

552 Private Arthur Richard PEEK

225 Private Allan L PHILLIPS

384 Private Edward PHILLIPS

418 Private Alfred PICKERING

241 Private William PICKLESON

240 Private Arthur Henry PICOT

145 Private Augustine Dennis PLASTO

242 Private Sinclair PLOWMAN

239 Corporal Henry Benyon PODMORE

95 Private George William POOLE

350 Private Walter William Edwin POPE

277 Private Frederick Stanley PORTER

419 Private Lionel BO PORTER

91 Private Harry POTTER

383 Private Patrick POWER

92 Lance Corporal William Parker PRIOR

 

256 Trooper EH RAMSLEY

380 Private George RAWE

97 Farrier Sergeant Henry Laurie REID

401 Private Thomas James REID

102 Private Alfred George REX

494 Private John Robert REYNOLDS

278 Lance Corporal Mark H REYNOLDS

392 Private William Suttor RICH

98 Private John RICHARDSON

500 Private William Henry RICHARDSON

390 Private Malcolm RIGG

176 Private Caleb James ROBERTS

184 Lance Corporal Ralph Ernest ROBERTS

226 Private David ROBERTSON

465 Private Thomas C ROBERTSON

96 Lance Corporal Alexander Stuart ROBISON

100 Private Stewart ROBSON

289 Private William John ROGERSON

400 Private George ROLLESTON

202 Private Thomas William ROSS

391 Private William H ROSS

123 Private Francis William P RUDD

101 Private Harold Hector RUSSELL

99 Private John Thomas RUSSELL

 

396 Private Robert Alfred SANDON

108 Private Sidney Henry SAXELBY

104 Private James SCANLAN

228 Private Francis SEWELL

109 Private Arthur John SHADDOCK

417 Private Albert James SHARP

107 Private Alfred SHARPE

279 Private John Arthur SHEFFIELD

446 Private Edward Volney SILK

399 Private George AD SIMPSON

397 Private Frank L SINCLAIR

439 Private Robert SMALL

177 Sergeant Alexander SMILEY

147 Corporal James SMILLIE

280 Private Albert George SMITH

148 Private Arthur Enoch SMITH

496 Saddler Charles Roy SMITH

185 Corporal Edward Selwyn SMITH

106 Private Frederick Victor SMITH

443 Private Sydney J SMITH

103 Private Clifford Melville SOUTHEY

203 Sergeant Warner Edward SPALDING

110 Private George Henry SPILSBURY

498 Private Charles Greenwood SPOONER

146 Private Reginald SPRING

394 Private Charles A ST. CLAIR

149 Private Ernest Walter STANTON

393 Private James Alexander STEEL

395 Quartermaster Sergeant David John STEWART

10 Corporal William Joseph STINSON

Private Percy Edward STIRTON

111 Private John Alexander STOREY

105 Lance Corporal Stephen STRETTLES

534 Sergeant Edward John SULLIVAN

214 Private John P SWANSTON

398 Private Henry SYMONS

 

459 Sergeant Thomas Kells TAPLIN

515 Private John TARLINGTON

476 Lance Corporal Charles F TAYLOR

11 Private Prince Richard TAYLOR

410 Private William Graham TAYLOR

114 Private William St. John TAYLOR

229 Private Harold Lewis TEPPER

112 Private Edward Davies THOMAS

455 Private Norman E THOMPSON

186 Private William Athol THOMPSON

150 Private John THORNDIKE

178 Private Henry THOROUGHGOOD

403 Private Richard Henry TIDY

281 Private Charles John TONKIN

402 Private Francis H TONKIN

485 Private Graham VO TREATT

404 Private Dominic Joseph TRIM

553 Shoeing Smith Herbert L TULLIDGE

434 Sergeant Joseph V TYRRELL

 

452 Sergeant Caleb F VACCHINI

 

407 Private George WALKER

6 Lance Corporal Arthur David WALLACE

484 Private John Cassels WALLACE

405 Lance Sergeant William WALLACE

282 Private Charles Henry WARBURTON

456 Private Edward George WARD

187 Private Walter WARD

505 Sergeant Major Thomas H WATSON

Lieutenant William Walker Russell WATSON

533 Private Hubert WATTS

427 Private Frederick WEATHERLY

483 Shoeing Smith Joseph WEBSTER

412 Private Alfred Osmond WEISS

188 Private George Taylor WELLS

119 Private Stephen Leslie WELLS

347 Private Albert Simmends WHEELER

117 Private Alfred Henry WHILEY

186 Private Frederick William WHINFIELD

518 Private James Ginger WHITE

509 Sergeant Major Thomas W WHITE

466 Private Henry Carr WHITEHEAD

120 Private Phillip Henry WICKERSON

409 Private Austin WILLIAMS

414 Private Phillip WILLIAMS

118 Private Thomas Joseph WILLIAMS

116 Private David WILLIS

415 Private Norman WILSHIRE

512 Private James L WILSON

408 Private John WILSON

472 Private John James WILSON

204 Private Daniel WIRTH

457 Private Emanuel WOLPERT

151 Private Cecil Talbot WOODS

115 Private Patrick John WOODS

473 Private David Stanley WRIGHT

 

284 Private Victor YATES

411 Lance Corporal William George YEO

502 Private James A YOUNG

481 Private John William YOUNG

230 Private William Frederick YOUNG

 

Further Reading:

1st New South Wales Mounted Rifles

1st New South Wales Mounted Rifles, Roll of Honour

Boer War, 1899 - 1902

Battles where Australians fought, 1899-1920

 


Citation: 1st New South Wales Mounted Rifles, Nominal Roll

Posted by Project Leader at 12:01 AM EAST
Updated: Monday, 10 May 2010 11:49 AM EADT
New South Wales Mounted Rifles, "A" Squadron, Roll of Honour
Topic: BW - NSW - NSWMR_A

Boer War, 1899 - 1902

Australian Forces

Roll of Honour

New South Wales Mounted Rifles, "A" Squadron


Poppies on the Roll of Honour, Australian War Memorial, Canberra

 

The Roll of Honour contains the names of all the men known to have served at one time with the New South Wales Mounted Rifles, "A" Squadron and gave their lives in service of Australia, whether as part of the New South Wales Mounted Rifles, "A" Squadron or another unit during the Boer War.

 

Roll of Honour

 

William John ABRAHAMS, Killed in Action Abraham's Kraal, 10 March 1900.

Alfred Edward Elkington ALLEN, Wounded in Action Spruitfontein, 6 April 1900; Died of Enteric fever at Pretoria, 18 October 1900.

 

William BENDER, Died of Enteric Fever, Bloemfonein, 4 April 1900.

Arthur Thomas BENNETT, Killed in Action Palmfontein, 19 July 1900.

 

Verdi Robert DALY, Died of Enteric Fever, Bloemfonein, 11 June 1900.

 

Clive FLINT, Wounded in Action Klip Drift, 16 February 1900. Died of Enteric fever, Winburg, 24 June 1900.

 

Wilfred John KIRKLAND, Died of Enteric fever, Bloemfontein, 20 May 1900.

 

Edwin Horace RANSLEY, Died Sterkstroom, 27 April 1900.

Phillip John REILLY, Died of Enteric fever, Bloemfontein, 30 April 1900.

 

Albert Edward SMITH, Died of Enteric fever, Bloemfontein, 31 May 1900.

 

Lest we forget

 

 

Further Reading:

New South Wales Mounted Rifles, "A" Squadron

New South Wales Mounted Rifles, "A" Squadron, Roll of Honour

Boer War, 1899 - 1902

Battles where Australians fought, 1899-1920

 


Citation: New South Wales Mounted Rifles, "A" Squadron, Roll of Honour

Posted by Project Leader at 12:01 AM EAST
Updated: Thursday, 7 April 2011 10:11 AM EADT

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