South African War Memorial - The Rocks, Sydney
Sandstone block obelisk with semi-circular stone surround. Faced with a bronze dedicatory name plaque.
This monument is situated in one of Sydney's most historic areas, with a number of guns and canons dating back to the early days of the Colony.
VIEW: Order of Dedication Service of the New South Wales South African Soldiers' War Memorial [June 2nd 1940 at 3 p.m.] ... Mitchell Collection, State Library of New South Wales (PDF format)
'The Units of the Volunteers from New South Wales
who responded to the Empire's call
SOUTH AFRICAN WAR
1899 - 1902'
[Following list of names]
'327 Officers - 6000 Other Ranks
244 killed or died on service.'
'Erected by the South African Soldiers' Association'
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|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|