Sunday 22nd of December 2002 02:39 AM 
 
 
Tasmanian Contingents to the Boer War

 

CONTINGENT DEPARTED RETURNED
1st (Tasmanian Mounted Infantry) October 27, 1899 December 7, 1900
1st (Tasmanian Mounted Infantry) - Reinforcements January 18, 1900 December 7, 1900
2nd (Tasmanian Bushmen) March 5, 1900 June 14, 1901
3rd (First Tasmanian Imperial Bushmen) April 26, 1900 August 5, 1901
4th (Second Tasmanian Imperial Bushmen) March 27, 1901 June 25, 1902
1st Battalion Australian Commonwealth Horse (TAS) February 16, 1902 August 9, 1902
3rd Battalion Australian Commonwealth Horse (TAS) April 8, 1902 August 9, 1902
8th Battalion Australian Commonwealth Horse (TAS) May 21, 1902 July 28, 1902

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Links

Australian War Memorial Boer War Nominal Roll Database
This roll provides details of those persons who served with Australian units in the South African War.

Australian War Graves in South Africa - 1899-1902

Further Reading

Bufton, John. Tasmanians in the Transvaal War. Hobart: Loone, 1905.

See also the Australian/New Zealand Forces section of the Bibliography for more material on this subject.