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From: "R Wat" <>
Subject: [ZA-EC] Boer War - Nesbitt's Horse CA to CL
Date: Mon, 30 Apr 2007 18:05:03 +0000


These are extracts from National Archives Ref WO 126/95 for the Boer War
service records for selected names between CA and CL for the NESBITTS HORSE.
There were a variety of standard forms and also many sections of the forms
were not completed. As a result the details included vary.

Kind Regards,

Rowena

Frank CADLE
Age: 16, Trade: None
Previous service: No
Address: P.O. Kinklebosch
Enlisted: Nanga 6 Feb 1900

John George CADLE
Age: 19, Trade: clerk,
Previous service: Brabants Horse, Nesbitts Horse
Address: Kinkel Rush, via Caega
Enlisted: Sandflats 8 Nov 1900

J G CADLE
Age: 19, Trade: Clerk
Previous service: Brabants Force
Discharged
Address: 6 Russell Road, Port Elizabeth
Enlisted: Sandflats 21 Mar 1900

William CADLE
Age: 22, Trade: Blacksmith
Previous service: Uitenhage Volunteers
Address: Kenkiel Bosch, Alexandria
Enlisted: Alexandria 23 Jan 1900

Joseph CAHILL
Age: 31 [37], Trade: Miner
Previous service: Cape Mounted Rifles
Address: Adelaide
Enlisted: Adelaide 21 Jun 1900

Owen Condred CAHILL
Age: 14, Trade: None
Previous service: No
Address: Adelaide
Enlisted: Adelaide 30 Jan 1900

Owen Condred CAHILL
Age: 16, Trade: Beyler
Previous service: Nesbitts Horse
Father: M Cahill, Adelaide
Enlisted: No. 2 Division Adelaide 19 Dec 1901
Reg. no. 1464
Posted to: Grahamstown

Percival Edward CAHILL
Mounted section
Age: 17, Trade: Farming
Previous service: No
Address: Fort Beaufort
Enlisted: Fort Beaufort 17 Feb 1900

Jams Robert CAITHNESS
Age: 25, Trade: Cleaner
Previous service: No
Address: Sandflats
Enlisted: Sandflats 5 Feb 1900

Walter CAITHNESS
Age: 20, Trade: Clerk
Previous service: No
Address: Port Elizabeth
Enlisted: Sandflats 15 May 1900

James CAIN
Age: 28, Trade: Carpenter
Previous service: No
Address: Grahamstown
Enlisted: Grahamstown 24 Mar 1900

Thomas CAIN
Age: 24 [27], Trade: Painter
Previous service: No
Address: Grahamstown
Enlisted: Grahamstown 24 Mar 1900

Arthur George CALDWELL
Mounted Troop
Substitute for F Painter
Age: 19
Previous service: 1st Brabants, no. 5 Company D M R
Address: Alice
Enlisted: Fort Beaufort 5 Jul 1901

Ernest Henry CALDWELL
Age: 20, Trade: Baker
Previous service: Special Police
Address: Beaufort
Enlisted: Fort Beaufort 22 Mar 1900

William CALDWELL
Age: 59, Trade: Boot maker
Previous service: 3 years Kings Royal Rifles, 8 Cape Corps
Address: Fort Beaufort
Enlisted: 26 Feb 1900

Christopher Charles CALGEY
Age: 45, Trade: Blacksmith & Farrier
Previous service: Imperial Volunteers, Sir Charles Warrens Expedition
Address: King Wms Town
Enlisted: Fort Beaufort 3 Feb 1900

Sidney A CALLAGHAM
Reg. no. 35
Age: 21, Trade: Farmer
Lieut
Address: Grahamstown
Enlisted: Grahamstown 28 Dec 1899

Percy Douglas CALLAGHAN
Age: 22, Trade: Cynide Worker
Previous service: O R C Police, SA Consbyl
Address: Alexandria
Mother: Mrs M A Callaghan, Alexandria
Enlisted: Grahamstown 15 Jan 1902
Reg. no. 1655
Re-enlisted: Coerney 15 Jul 1902
Posted to Grahamstown
Trade: Outfitter

George CALLAN
Age: 21, Trade: Painter
Previous service: Marshalls Horse
Signed name with X
Enlisted: Grahamstown 6 Nov 1900

Joseph CALLANAN
Age: 33, Trade: Compositor
Previous service: No
Address: Port Alfred
Enlisted: Bathurst 14 Mar 1900

Alexander Gunning CAMPBELL
Age: 16, Trade: No
Previous service: No
Address: Adelaide
Enlisted: Adelaide 21 Feb 1900

Angelo Argyle CAMPBELL
Age: 32, Trade: Platelayer
Previous service: Kaffrarian Rifles
Address: Chapel St, Grahamstown
Enlisted: Pewnton 31 Dec 1900

David CAMPBELL
Age: 22, Trade: Clerk & Farmer
Previous service: Colesburg M Rifles
Address: Grahamstown
Enlisted: Grahamstown 5 Jan 1900

Henry CAMPBELL
Dismounted
Substitute for E Bailey
Age: 16,
Previous service: Fort Bft Town Guard
Address: Fort Beaufort
Enlisted: Fort Beaufort 11 Jul 1901

Henry Mundell CAMPBELL
Reg. no. 1695
Age: 16, Trade: Clerk
Previous service: Nesbitts Horse
Mother: Mrs Elizabeth Campbell, Fort Beaufort
Enlisted: Fort Beaufort 1 Jan 1902

Louis Andrew CAMPBELL
Age: 38/39, Trade: Printer
Wife: Elizabeth Campbell, Fort Beaufort
Enlisted: Dismounted section Fort Beaufort 7 Feb 1900
Re-enlisted: Fort Beaufort 26 Dec 1901
Reg. no. 1732

William CAMPBELL
Age: 16, Trade: Tin smith
Previous service: Nesbitts Horse
Address: Fort Beaufort
Father: Louis Campbell, Fort Beaufort
Enlisted: Fort Beaufort 1 Jan 1902
Reg. no. 1697

William CAMPBELL
Age: 18, Trade: Farmer
Previous service: No
Address: Fort Beaufort
Enlisted: Fort Beaufort 30 Dec 1899

William Alexander CAMPBELL
Age: 18, Trade: Nil
Previous service: Colonial Forces (Nesbitts Horse)
Address: Fort Beaufort
Mother: Mrs Bettie Campbell, Fort Beaufort
Enlisted: Fort Beaufort 28 Jun 1902
Reg. no. 1697

Christopher Charles CAREY [CARY]
Age: 18, Trade: Carpenter
Previous service: 1st City Volunteers, Grahamstown
Address: Cookhouse
Enlisted: Grahamstown 1 Jul 1901
Re-enlisted: Cookhouse 6 Jul 1901

Christopher Lewis Charles CAREY [CARY]
Age: 19, Trade: Carpenter
Previous service: Nesbitts Horse
Address: Cook House
Next of kin: Frank Cary, Cook House
Enlisted: Somerset East 6 Jul 1902
Reg. no. 1412

Christopher Lewis Charles CAREY [CARY]
Age: 18, Trade: None
Previous service: Trooper Nesbitts Horse, First City Volunteers
Address: Cookhouse
Father: Frank Carey Cookhouse
Enlisted: Cookhouse 7 Dec 1901
Reg. no. 1412

Andrew CARLSON
Age: 29, Trade: Carpenter
Previous service: Marshalls Horse, 1 City Volunteers
Address: Grahams Town
Enlisted: Grahamstown 15 May 1901

Lewis CARLTON
Age: 34, Trade: Accountant
Previous service: No
Address: Gardner Street, Port Elizabeth (South End)
Enlisted: ort Elizabeth 20 Mar 1900

Louis N CARLTON
Age: 37, Trade: Accountant
Previous service: Yes
Wife: Mary Carlton, Walmer Rd, Port Elizabeth
Enlisted: Grahamstown 1 Dec 1901
Reg. no. 1521

Frank CARLRICK
Reg. no. 39
Age: 22, Trade: Printer
Previous service: no
Enlisted: Grahamstown 26 Feb 1900

Edward John CARROLL
Age: 28, Trade: Farmer
Previous service: 10 years C M R (1st Class private), 3 months Brabants
Horse Rank- Corpl
Address: Post Office Coerney Station nr Port Elizabeth
Enlisted: Port Elizabeth 20 Mar 1900

Norman Hewitt CARRUTHERS
Age: 20, Trade: Student at Gill College
Previous service: No
Address: Somerset East
Enlisted: Somerset East 17 Feb 1900

Edward CARSLOW
Age: 28, Trade: Farmer
Previous service: MRC Clumber, Colonial
Address: Trapps Valley
Enlisted: Bathurst 19 Dec 1899

Anthony CARTER
Age: 26, Trade: Fireman
Previous service: Asburners Light Horse, PAGMI
Address: c/o G W Smythe, No. 6 Richmond Hill, PE
Sister: Mrs G W Smythe, 6 Richmond Hill, Port Elizabeth
Enlisted: Port Elizabeth 28 May 1902
Reg. no. 1868

Thomas CARTER
Age: 25, Trade: Painter
Previous service: Nesbitts Horse, 1st Middlesex Regt, PAMGI
Address: Earl House, Donkin St, G Town
Mother: Elizabeth Carter, 788 Holford Rd, Bow E., London, Eng
Enlisted: Grahamstown 18 Dec 1901
Reg. no. 1441

Thomas CARTER
Age: 26, Nationality: English, Trade: Painter
Born: London
Previous service: PAGMI 20 months
Enlisted: A& B Sqdron Port Elizabeth 20 Jun 1901
Reg. no. 35774
Father: Mr Denis Carter, 188 Old Ford Rd, Bow E

Charles Ingolesby CARTWRIGHT
Age: 24, Trade: Butcher
Previous service: Montmoreniemies Scouts 10 Months
Address: Grahamstown
Enlisted: Norvals Pont 19 Nov 1900

Ernest C CARTWRIGHT
Age: 19, Trade: Grocer
Previous service: No
Address: G Town
Enlisted: Grahamstown 23 Aug 1900

Charles Thomas CARTWRIGHT
Age: 45, Trade: Farmer
Previous service: Imperial Transport
Address: Grahamstown
Enlisted: Grahamstown 10 Apr 1901

David Ryder CASSELL
Age: 24, Trade: Mining Contractor
Previous service: Marshalls Horse
Address: G Town
Enlisted: Grahamstown 4 Feb 1901

Fred Chapman CASTAGNOLA
Born: London
Reg. no. 32964
Previous service: Nil
Enlisted: Port Elizabeth 11 Apr 1901
Age: 27, Nationality: English, Trade: Labourer
Mother: Mrs M Castagnola, 13 Eastbourne Terrace, Peckham, London, SE

Frederick CASTAGNOLA
Substitute for A Ducat
Age: 28, Nationality: English, Trade: Hardsman
Enlisted: 26 Nov 1901
Brother: P V Castagnola, Sergt 52nd OLI, No. 4 Oxford Road, Banbury,
Oxfordshire

Dan Clifford CAWOOD
Age: 20, Trade: Farmer
Previous service: No
Address: Bathurst
Enlisted: Bathurst Camp 13 Feb 1900

John Samuel CAWOOD
Age: 21, Trade: Farmer
Address: Tiger Spring, Bathurst
Enlisted: Bathurst 29 Nov? 1899

Percy S CAWOOD
Age: 28, Trade: Farmer
Previous service: Nesbitts Horse 22 months
Address: New St, Grahamstown
Next of kin: Mrs Cawood, as above
Business address: Drostdy Barracks, Grahamstown
Enlisted: Grahamstown 3 Jan 1902
Reg. no. 1577

Percy Simpson CAWOOD
Age: 27, Trade: Farmer
Previous service: No
Address: Port Alfred
Enlisted: Bathurst 14 Mar 1900

Melville CAYTON
Age: 28, Trade: Clerk
Previous service: 1 City Volunteers
Address: Grahams Town
Enlisted: Grahams Town 24 Apr 1901

George CHALMERS
Age: 26, Trade: Farrier
Previous service: French Scouts 13 months, Nesbitts Horse 13 months
Address: Mrs Height, Paradise Row, Grahamstown
Mother: Ellen Chalmers, Johannesburg
Enlisted: Grahamstown 14 Jan 1902
Reg. no. 1642

George G CHALMERS
Age: 23, Trade: Farmer
Previous service: No
Address: Bedford
Enlisted: Grahamstown 16 Jan 1900

Percy Raymond CHALMERS
Age: 17, Trade: Clerk
Previous service: No
Address: Nanaga
Enlisted: Alexandria 23 Jan 1900

Henry CHANDLER
Age: 38, Trade: Mason
Previous service: Cape Med Staff Corps 13 months
Address: Cranbrook House, Nw St, G Town
Sons: Percy & Ernest Chandler, c/o Jas Kay, 58 Bunston St, Richmond,
Victoria, Australia
Enlisted: Grahamstown 12 Feb 1902
Reg. no. 1787

Ernest CHANELL
Born: Richmond, Surrey
Previous service: Nil
Enlisted: Port Elizabeth 3 Jun 1901
Age: 24, Nationality: British, Trade: Miner
Father: H Chanell, 133 The Grove, Hammersmith
Single
Granted 14 days leave authority of Major Currie by wire to proceed to Natal

William James CHAPMAN
Reg. no. 180
Age: 25, Trade: Clerk
Previous service: 1st City Vol., PAVG, Cape Police
Address: G Town
Enlisted: Grahamstown 5 Mar 1900

William CHARLES
Age: 41, Trade: Mason
Previous service: 6 months Nesbitts Horse, 13 months First City
Address: Cranbrook House, New St, Grahamstown
Wife: Jane Charles, Helston, Cornwall, England
Enlisted: Grahamstown 12 Feb 1902
Reg. no. 1786

William CHARLES
Age: 40, Trade: Mason
Previous service: Marshalls Horse
Address: Grahamstown
Enlisted: Grahamstown 24 Apr 1901

Arthur Frederick CHERRY
Age: 18, Trade: None
Previous service: Nesbitts Horse, CDF & Malcolms Scouts
Address: Albany Road, Grahamstown
Father: T Cherry, address as above
Enlisted: Grahamstown 22 Jul 1902
Reg. no. 1917

Arthur F CHERRY
Age: 18, Trade: Baker
Address: G Town
Enlisted: Grahamstown 9 Mar 1900

Henry Albert CHOLWICH
Age: 17, Trade: No
Address: Grahamstown
Mother: Mrs S Cholwich, Beaufort St, Grahamstown
Enlisted: Grahamstown 11 Jan 1902
Reg. no. 1629

Thomas CHOLWICH
Age: 37, Trade: Farmer
Previous service: Col Henrys Scouts
Mother: Sarah Cholwich, Beaufort St, Grahamstown
Enlisted: Grahamstown 13 Jan 1902
Reg. no. 1639

Thomas CHOLWICH
Reg. no. 29
Discharged
Age: 36, Trade: Farmer
Previous service: No
Address: Grahamstown
Enlisted: Grahamstown 27 Dec 1899

George Smith CHRISTIE
Age: 39, Trade: Clerk
Previous service: No
Address: Poste Restuarante, Port Elizabeth
Enlisted: Sandflats 29 Sep 1900

Alfred John CLACK
Age: 24, Trade: Carpenter
Previous service: No
Address: Bedford
Enlisted: Bedford 31 Jan 1900

George William CLACK
Age: 21, Trade: Clerk
Previous service: No
Address: Fort Beaufort
Enlisted: Fort Beaufort 22 Jan 1900

Walter CLACK
Reg. no. 34
Age: 38, Trade: Farmer
Previous service: Colonial Forces
Address: Grahamstown
Enlisted: Grahamstown 29 Dec 1899

James William CLANCY
Reg. no. 37395
Age: 23, Trade: Draper
Previous service: Colonial Forces Kimkery & Mafeking
Address: Mussel Bay
Enlisted: Mossel Bay 14 May 1901

George CLARKE
Age: 40, Trade: Storekeeper
Previous service: Special Police Force at Bedford
Address: Bedford
Enlisted: Bedford 1 Mar 1900

Mathew CLARKE
Age: 46, Trade: Labourer
Previous service: Worcestershire Regiment
Address: Eli near Fort Beaufort
Enlisted: Fort Beaufort 3 Feb 1900

William CLAY
Dismounted Section
Age: 55, Trade: Shoemaker
Previous service: Kimberley Town Guard
Address: Fort Beaufort
Enlisted: Fort Beaufort 21 Mar 1900

Clifford John CLAYTON
Age: 25, Trade: Farmer
Previous service: No
Address: Cuylerville
Enlisted: Elephants Park 13 Feb 1900

George Edwin CLAYTON
Age: 36, Trade: Farmer
Previous service: No
Address: Trapps Valley
Enlisted: Elephants Park 13 Feb 1900

Barnet CLEINMAN
Age: 33, Trade: Saddler
Previous service: Nesbitts Horse
Address: Grahamstown
Brother: Simon Kleinman, 29 Jot St, Yorkshire, Eng
Signed name with X
Enlisted: Grahamstown 1 Jan 1902
Reg. no. 1554

George Lee CLIFT
Age: 18/19, Trade: Compositor/ Printer
Previous service: Nesbitts Horse
Address: Bedford
Uncle: M Flannagan, Bedford
Enlisted: 21 Oct 1901
Re-enlisted: Bedford 27 Dec 1901
Reg. no. 1553
Single
Posted to: Hd Quarters Grahamstown

George Lee CLIFT
Age: 19, Trade: Compositor
Previous service: Yes
Address: Post Office, Somerset East
Uncle: Gaolor, Aliwal North
Enlisted: Somerset East 1 Jul 1902
Reg. no. 1553

John P CLOVER
Reg. no. 87
Age: 36, Trade: Engineer & Farmer
Previous service: Bettingtons Horse
Address: Grahamstown
Enlisted: Grahamstown 28 Dec 1899



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