If you're searching your ancestry and building a family tree, this is a great genealogy tool that lets you search the official records of the Australian Military Contingents to the War in South Africa (1899 - 1902). It contains a huge amount of facts, figures and statistics about the war, as well as the contingents and men involved.

"What will I find in these records?"

For all listed men, it provides:
• service number
• rank
• unit

For selected entries, it also includes information regarding uniforms, dates, war services and honours, deaths, fate, promotions, wounds, invalided, prisoners (and escapes), excerpts of written reports, rolls, medics and nurses, and much more. It's a great collection for anyone wanting to search their family military history.

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