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Sandstone block pillar with semi-circular stone surround and faced with a bronze dedicatory name plaque. This monument is situated in one of Sydney's most historic areas, The Rocks, with a number of guns and canons dating back to the early days of the Sydney colony.
The memorial was dedicated on 2 June 1940 at 3pm. A digital copy of the Order of Service from the ceremony can be access through the Mitchell Collection, State Library of New South Wales.
The Units of the Volunteers from New South Wales who responded to the Empire's call SOUTH AFRICAN WAR 1899-1902.
327 Officers - 6000. Other Ranks 14. Nurses 5877. Horses 244. Killed or died on service.
Erected by the South African Soldiers' Association.
|Rank||Given Name||Family Name||Conflict/s||Fate||Service No.||Service||Unit||Campaign||Link|
|Lt Colonel||H P||Airey||South African Campaign||NSW Citizens Bushmen||view|
|Captain||J M||Antill||South African Campaign||A-Sqn NSW Mounted Rifles||view|
|Major Hon.||RUPERT||Carrington||South African Campaign||3rd NSW Imperial Bushman||view|
|Captain||C F||Cox||South African Campaign||NSW Lancers||view|
|Major||C F||Cox||South African Campaign||3rd NSW Mounted Rifles||view|
|Lt Colonel||H B||Lassetter||South African Campaign||2nd NSW Mounted Rifles||view|
|Major||C L||Lee||South African Campaign||NSW Lancers||view|
|Captain||J G||Legge||South African Campaign||NSW Infantry (Mounted)||view|
|Lt Colonel||J S||Lyster||South African Campaign||1 Bn Aust Cmnwlth Horse||view|
|Lt Colonel||J W||Macarthur Onslow||South African Campaign||5 Bn Aust Cmnwlth Horse||view|
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