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From: "R Wat" <>
Subject: [ZA-IB] Boer War - Nesbitts Horse - B part 1
Date: Mon, 04 Dec 2006 18:44:44 +0000


These are extracts from National Archives Ref WO 126/95 for the Boer War
service records for selected names starting with B 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

Henry BADISCH
Reg. no. 25, Trade: Bricklayer
Previous service: Brabants Horse
Enlisted: Grahamstown 26 Feb 1900

Ely BAER
Age: 22, Trade: Photographer, No previous service
Address: 48 Queen St, PE
Father: Isaac Baer, Eston Maryland, Talbot County, USA
Enlisted: Uitenhage 4 Mar 1902
Reg. no. 1817

Henry Lennord BAGGOTT
Age: 26, Trade: Painter
Previous service: Eastern Province Horse
Address: Grahams Town
Enlisted: Grahams Town 21 May 1901

Arthur BAILEY
Age: 19, Trade: Carpenter, No previous service
Address: c/o Mrs William Cannell, Walmer Rd, Port Elizabeth
Business address: As above
Mother: Annie Bailey, c/o Mrs Bourke, Pretoria
Enlisted: Grahamstown 21 May 1902
Reg. no. 1857

Edward BAILEY
Age: 35, Trade: Engine Fitter
Enlisted: Grahamstown 26 Feb 1900

Charles A BAILIE
Age: 19, Trade: Clerk (Apprenticed with Cma)
No previous service
Address: Adelaide
Enlisted: Adelaide 16 Jan 1900

Michael BAIN
Age: 44, Trade: Farmer
Previous service: Nesbitts Horse 9 months
Address: Bedford
Enlisted: Bedford 27 Apr 1901

Michael BAIN
Age: 43, Previous service: Nesbitts Horse
Wife: Sophia Bain, Bedford
Enlisted: Bedford 1 Jan 1902
Reg. no. 1569

Michael BAIN
Age: 43, Trade: None
Previous service: in Kaffir Wars
Address: Bedford
Enlisted: Bedford 22 May 1900

Arthur Sinclair BAINES
Age: 23, Trade: Farmer
Previous service: Nesbitts Horse
Mother: Mrs Susie J Baines, Campbell St, Grahamstown
Re enlisted: Grahamstown 4 Jul 1902
Reg. no. 1479

Arthur St Clair BAINES
Age: 22, Trade: Farmer
Previous service: 11 months CDF
Father: S J Baines, Grahamstown
Address: Campbell St, G Town
Enlisted: Grahamstown 26 Dec 1901
Reg. no. 1479

Stafford John BAINES
Age: 49, Trade: Sanitary Contractor
Previous service: Nesbitts Horse unbroken service from 15 Jan 1901, Albany
Rangers
Wife: Mrs S J Baines, Grahamstown
Re enlisted Grahamstown 31 Dec 1901
Re enlisted: Somerset East 1 Jul 1902
Reg. no. 1527

Stafford John BAINES
Age: 48, Trade: Hightsoil Contractor
Previous service: Albany Rangers
Address: Grahamstown
Enlisted: Grahamstown 9 May 1901

Mortimer William BAKER
Age: 37, Trade: Tinsmith
Previous service: DMT, Nesbitts Horse
Wife: Maria Catholine Baker, Adelaide
Enlisted: Adelaide 1 Jan 1902
Reg. no. 1541
Posted to Grahamstown

Mortimer William BAKER
Age: 37, Trade: Tinsmith
Previous service: Nesbitts Horse
Wife: Maria Catherine Baker, Adelaide
Enlisted: Adelaide 30 Jun 1902
Reg. no. 1541

Mortimer William BAKER
Age: 34, Trade: Tinsmith, No previous service
Address: Adelaide
Enlisted: 4 Jun 1900 Adelaide

Thomas Henry BAKER
Age: 28, Trade: Farrier, No previous service
Address: Adelaide
Enlisted: Adelaide 16 Jan 1900

William Hall BALFOUR
Age: 32, Trade: Secretare
No previous service, Address: Adelaide
Enlisted: Adelaide 18 Jan 1900

Hilton Percy BANAND
Age: 50, Trade: Solicitor
Previous service: 2 Batn Grahamstown Townguard, Grahamstown
Brother: Phillip, Grahamstown
Enlisted: Grahamstown 1 Apr 1902
Reg. no. 1844

Frederick Albert BANKS
Age: 22, Trade: Railway Foreman, No previous service
Address: c/o I Banks, 182 Walmer Rd, Port Elizabeth
Enlisted: Cookhouse 6 Mar 1900

William E BARKER
Reg. no. 175
Age: 38, Trade: Tinsmith
Previous service: PAVG
Address: Grahamstown
Enlisted: Grahamstown 3 Mar 1900

Arthur Lees BARNELL
Reg. no. 23076
Age: 31, Nationality: English, Trade: Telegraphist
Enlisted: 11 Jul 1900
Next of kin: Frederick Saunders, Oudtshoorn
Single

Algernon Casey BARNES
Age: 21, Trade: Farmer
No previous service, Address: Martindale
Enlisted: Elephant Park 3 Mar 1900

Archie W BARNES
Age: 17, Trade: Photographer, No previous service
Address: G Town
Enlisted: Grahamstown 1 Aug 1900

Frederic George BARNES
Age: 31, Trade: Compound manager
No previous service, Address: Bedford
Enlisted: Bedford 22 Dec 1900

Samuel Lennox BARNES
Age: 20, Trade: Painter
Previous service: 1st City Volunteers & D M Troops
Address: Maraisburg via Johannesburg
Mother: Mrs M Barnes, Address as above
Enlisted: Carlisle Bridge 1 Jul 1902
Reg. no. 1745

Samuel Lennox BARNES
Age: 19, Trade: Carrier
Previous service: 1st City 9 months, CDF 2 months
Address: Border PO
Mother: M Barnes, Border
Enlisted: Grahamstown 24 Jan 1902
Reg. no. 1745

Thomas BARNES
Age: 33, Trade: Carrier, Has previous service
Wife: Mrs M Barnes, Somerset East
Unbroken service from 15 Nov 1899
Enlisted: Somerset East 1 Jul 1902
Reg. no. 1924

Thomas BARNES
Age: 54, Nationality: English, Trade: Currier
Enlisted: 15 Oct 1901
Daughter: Elizabeth Barnes,
Widower
Address: G Town

Thomas John BARNES
Age: 42, Trade: Gardener
Previous service: Cape Infantry in Natal
Address: Bedford
Enlisted: Bedford 16 Jan 1900

William Kent [Rent] BARNES
Age: 18, Trade: Miner, No previous service
Address: Bathurst
Enlisted: Grahamstown 6 Mar 1900

George BARRIE jnr
Reg. no. 21540
Age: 23, Trade: Butcher
Previous service: Town Guard George
Father: George Barrie sen, George
Enlisted: George 16 May 1901

William BARTLE
[NOTE THIS IS A FORM FOR FRENCHS SCOUTS WHICH HAS BEEN MISFILED]
Age: 39, Trade: Carpenter
Previous service: BBP
Address: G Town
Enlisted: Grahamstown 3 May 1900

Samuel Benjamin BARTLETT
Age: 32, Trade: Farmer, No previous service
Address: Clumber
Enlisted: Elephant Park 13 Feb 190?

William Benjamin BARTLETT
Age: 26, Trade: Farmer, No previous service
Address: Bathurst
Enlisted: Bathurst Camp 13 Feb 1900

Alfred Charles BATES
Age: 31, Trade: Blacksmith & Farrier
Previous service: Town Guard Adelaide, Cape Police 4 years
Address: Adelaide
Enlisted: Adelaide 1 May 1901

Harry BATES
Reg. no. 20645
Age: 21, Nationality: English, Trade: Cooper
Enlisted: 9 Nov 1900
Unmarried
Next of Kin: William Bates, 67 Union Rd, London

Henry BATES
Substitute for Tpr James
Age: 23, Trade: Cooper
Previous service: 6 months Nesbitts Horse
Address: 67 Kennington Road, London, SE
Business address: Norvals Pont
Enlisted: Norvals Pont 30 Nov 1901

Henry BATES
Age: 23, Trade: Cooper
Previous service: Nesbitts Horse
Address: Mrs Johnson, Port Elizabeth
Father: H Bates, Union St, London, England
Enlisted: Grahamstown 24 May 1902
Reg. no. 1862



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