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SOUTH AFRICA  1877-79


STAFF

Interpreter W. Drummond - Missing at Ulundi 4 July 1879
Colour Sergeant M.C. Keane - killed at Isandhlwana 22 January 1879


6th DRAGOON GUARDS

Private J. McStravick - killed at Isandhlwana 22 January 1879
9th LANCERS

Farrier H. Sampson - killed at Isandhlwana 22 January 1879

17th LANCERS

1704 Corporal W. Cotter - killed in action at Itelezi Hill 5 June 1879
1302 Farrier J. Taylor - killed in action at Ulundi 4 July 1879


Army Hospital Corps

2393 J. Lee - killed in action at Isandhlwana 22 January 1879

Privates:
3148 G. Baker - killed in action at Isandhlwana 22 January 1879
3201 A. Cain - killed in action at Isandhlwana 22 January 1879
2083 J. Deane - killed in action at Isandhlwana 22 January 1879
3147 J. Gillman - killed in action at Isandhlwana 22 January 1879
2852 J. Hogan - killed in action at Isandhlwana 22 January 1879
3290 J. Hughes - killed in action at Isandhlwana 22 January 1879
3421 H.W. Lewis - killed in action at Isandhlwana 22 January 1879
2695 W. Lovell - killed in action at Isandhlwana 22 January 1879
3354 G.G. Munn - killed in action at Isandhlwana 22 January 1879


Army Service Corps

T2654 Corporal J.J. Pritchard - killed in action at Isandhlwana 22 January 1879
T1048 Lance-Corporal R. Cheesman - killed in action at Isandhlwana 22 January 1879
T108 Private J. Cole - killed in action at Isandhlwana 22 January 1879
T1599 Private A. Jaques - killed in action at Isandhlwana 22 January 1879


ROYAL ENGINEERS

9132 Sapper H. Cuthbert - killed in action at Isandhlwana 22 January 1879 (5th Company)
7100 Corporal W. Gamble - killed in action at Isandhlwana 22 January 1879 (5th Company)
9032 Corporal N. Mansfield - killed in action at Inyezane 4 July 1879 (7th Company)
13805 Sapper J. McLaren - killed in action at Isandhlwana 22 January 1879 (5th Company)
12812 Sapper M. Wheatley - killed in action at Isandhlwana 22 January 1879 (5th Company)


Commissariat & Transport Department

Store Keeper M. Byrne - killed in action at Rorke's Drift 22 January 1879
Conductor Goss - Missing in action at Intomber River 12 March 1879
Conductor J. Whittington - killed in action at Intomber River 12 March 1879


ROYAL NAVY

Signaller W.H. Aynsley - HMS Active - killed in action at Inyezane(?) 22 January 1879
Memorial at Victoria Park, Portsmouth - "Erected by the officers and men of H.M.S. Active. Late flag-ship West Coast of Africa. Kaffir War, 1877-78, Zulu War, 1879. Lower Tugela: A. Pearce (Cox. Cutter), D. Martin (Able Seaman), N. Scandon (Gunner RMA). J. Walsh (Ordinary Seaman) & T. Liverpool (Krooman). Transkei: F. Daffey (Signalman) & A. Mabey (Drummer RM) Fort Ekowe: L. C. Coker (Midshipman), J. Moore (Shoemaker). J. Radford (Leading Seaman), A. Smith (Able Seaman), W. Stagg (Private RM) Isandhlwana: W. Aynsley (Signalman)."


Civilians

Contractor's Agent Ferreira - killed in action at Kambula 29 March 1879
General's Cook Laparra - killed in action at Inyezane 22 January 1879
Political Agent L. Lloyd - killed in action at Inhlobane 28 March 1879