General Officer Commanding G.S.W.A. General Smuts G.S.W.A. General Staff G.S.W.A.
Mounted Brigade Staffs G.S.W.A. Northern Force Staff G.S.W.A. Central Force Staff G.S.W.A. Southern Force Staff G.S.W.A. Eastern Force Staff G.S.W.A. Chaplains Force Staff G.S.W.A. Provost Marshall Staff G.S.W.A. Provost Marshall Staff Pretoria Director of Information Bureau Pretoria Field Pay Staff G.S.W.A. Base Paymaster Staff Pretoria Active Citizen Force pay Staff Pretoria Commando Pay Staff Pretoria G.O.C. Body Guards G.S.W.A.
DISTRICT STAFF OFFICERS
District Staff Officer No.1 District - Capetown District Staff Officer No.2 District - Port Elizabeth District Staff Officer No.3 District - East London District Staff Officer No.4 District - Pietermaritzburg District Staff Officer No.5 District - Durban District Staff Officer No.6 District - Standerton District Staff Officer No.7 District - Potchefstroom District Staff Officer No.8 District - Johannesburg District Staff Officer No.9 District - Pretoria District Staff Officer No.10 District - Kroonstad District Staff Officer No.11 District - Bloemfontein District Staff Officer No.12 District - Calvinia District Staff Officer No.13 District - Kimberly District Staff Officer No.14 District - Worcester District Staff Officer No.15 District - Graaf Reinet
S.A.S.C. Commanding Officers G.S.W.A. S.A.S.C. Loot Masters G.S.W.A. S.A.S.C. Transport and Remounts G.S.W.A. S.A.S.C. Head Conductors G.S.W.A. S.A.S.C. Conductors G.S.W.A. S.A.S.C. Drivers G.S.W.A. S.A.S.C. Non Coms and Men G.S.W.A. S.A.S.C. Supplies G.S.W.A. S.A.S.C. Ordanance G.S.W.A. S.A.S.C. Veterinary Corps G.S.W.A. S.A.S.C. Mechanical Transport G.S.W.A. S.A.S.C. Wireless G.S.W.A. S.A.S.C. Searchlight G.S.W.A. S.A.S.C. Artificers G.S.W.A. S.A.S.C. S.A. Aviation Corps G.S.W.A. S.A.S.C. Motor Cycle G.S.W.A. S.A.S.C. S.A. Engineering Corps G.S.W.A. S.A.S.C. S.A. Engineering Corps (P.W.D. Section) G.S.W.A.
Field Telegraph and Postal Corps G.S.W.A. Cape Cyclist Garrison
Base Depot Pretoria General Depot Pretoria Roberts Heights Depot Pretoria General Depot Rosebank General Depot Kimberly General Depot Upington General Depot Swakopmund General Depot Luderitzbucht General Depot Walvisbay General Depot and Rest Camp Port Nolloth General Depot 5th Mounted Brigade Tempe
Detention Camps Johannesburg Commando Depot Green Point (Cape Town)
1st Mounted Brigade Field Ambulance 2nd Mounted Brigade Field Ambulance 3rd Mounted Brigade Field Ambulance 4th Mounted Brigade Field Ambulance 5th Mounted Brigade Field Ambulance 6th Mounted Brigade Field Ambulance 7th Mounted Brigade Field Ambulance 8th Mounted Brigade Field Ambulance 9th Mounted Brigade Field Ambulance 10th Mounted Brigade Field Ambulance 11th Mounted Brigade Field Ambulance 12th Mounted Brigade Field Ambulance 21st Mounted Brigade Field Ambulance
1st Field Ambulance 2nd Field Ambulance
Special Field Abulance S.A.M.R
No.1 General Hospital - Wynberg No.2 General Hospital - Maitland No.3 General Hospital - Luderitzbucht No.4 General Hospital - Swakopmund
No.1 clearing Stion Tempe Hospital - Tempe Travato Convalescent Hospital Cape Brandvlei Hospital No.12 Dist Military Protectorate Hospital G.S.W.A. Hospital Ship "Ebani" Wynberg Training Depot Wyneberg Commando Training Depot Cape General Depot Nurses
6th Intelligence Unit - Celliers Scouts 7th Intelligence Unit - Rand Intelligence 8th Intelligence Unit - Enslin's Horse 13th Intelligence Unit de la Reys/Oosthuizens Scouts 14th Intelligence Unit Lemmers Scouts 15th Intelligence Unit Swarts Scouts 16th Intelligence Unit Collins Scouts 17th Intelligence Unit Helgaardts Scouts 18th Intelligence Unit Hunts Scouts 21st Intelligence Unit Botha's Scouts
1st Infantry 1st D.L.I. Rebellion Mil.Dist.No.5 Kuruman/Upington 16.10.1914 Capetown 13.12.14 1st Infantry 1st D.L.I. G.S.W.A Mil.Dist.No.5 Walvisbay 25.01.15 1st Infantry 2nd D.L.I. Rebellion Mil.Dist.No.5 Natal 19.12.1914 1st Infantry 2nd D.L.I. G.S.W.A Mil.Dist.No.5 Walvisbay 29.01.15 2nd Infantry D.of.E.O.R. G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.1 Cape Town 19.12.14 Swakopmund 25.01.15 3rd Infantry P.A. Guards Garrison Mil.Dist.No.2 Cape Town 4th Infantry 1st East.Rifles Rebellion Mil.Dist.No.3 Central Force 28.11.14-28.05.15 4th Infantry 1st East.Rifles G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.3 G-Comp in Quarantine Capetown, sailed G.S.W.A. 03.03.15 5th Infantry K.R. G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.3 Central Force 22.11.14 6th Infantry C.T. Highlanders G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.1 Capetown 28.08.14 7th Infantry 1st Kim.Regt. G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.13 Central force 28.11.14 7th Infantry 2nd Kim.Regt G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.13 Northern Force 13.12.14 8th Infantry 1st Trans.Scottish G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.8 Central Force 28.11.14 Northern 08.05.15 8th Infantry 2nd Trans.Scottish Rebellion Mil.Dist.No.8 Mil.Dist.No.9 (Pretoria) 13.12.14 8th Infantry 2nd Trans.Scottish G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.8 Northern Force Swakopmund 5.1.15 9th Infantry Cape Pen.Rifles Garrison Mil.Dist.No.1 Cape Peninsula 10thInfantry Wit.Rifles G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.8 Central Force 28.11.14 Northern 14.06.15 11th Infantry R.L.I. Rebellion Mil.Dist.No.8 Central force 28.11.14 DeAar 16.12.14 11th Infantry R.L.I. G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.8 Central Force 22.12.14 Northern Force 14.06.15 12th Infantry Pretoria Regt. G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.9 Central Force 28.11.14 Pretoria 26.12.14 Northern Force 14.06.15
1st Rhodesian Regt. G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.10 Mobilised Bloemfontein/Catetown to Northern force about 15.12.14 South African Irish Rebellion Mil.Dist.No.8 Pretoria13.12.14 South African Irish G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.8 To walvisbaai 21.12.14 Rand Rifles Rebellion Mil.Dist.No.8 Northern Force 13.12.14 Rand rifles G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.8 At Walvisbaai 25.01.14 Railway Regt. G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.8 Tormed March-April 1915 Depot Battalion. (Port Elizabeth, Garrison Mil.Dist.No.1 Booysens then Cape Town)
Infantry Training Batt. Garrison Mil.Dist.No.8 Rosebank Protectorate Regt: Garrison Mil.Dist.No.13 Served in union and prot. Formed mainly from Kimberly central Commando Orig Unit- S.A. Veteran regiment
1st D.M.R. Western Province Rifles Garrison Mil.Dist.No.14 Cape Peninsula Services 2nd D.M.R. Western Province Rifles Garrison Mil.Dist.No.14 Cape Peninsula Services 3rd D.M.R. Western Province Rifles Garrison Mil.Dist.No.14 Cape Peninsula Services 4th D.M.R. Independant Border Rifles Mil.Dist.No.3 Attached to 4th Mounted Inf. 4th D.M.R. 1st Southern Rifles Rebellion Mil.Dist.No.3 No 13 Dist until 13.12.14 4th D.M.R. 1st Southern Rifles G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.3 Northern Force 16.03.15 Walvis 23.03.15 5h D.M.R. 2nd Southern Rifles G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.3 6th D.M.R. Midland Rifles Rebellion Mil.Dist.No.15 Kroonstad 12.12.14 6th D.M.R. Midland Rifles G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.15 Southern Force Hopetown 28.12.14 7th D.M.R. Hoogeveld Schutters Mil.Dist.No.6 Absorbed in 9 and 10th M.R. 8th D.M.R. de la Rey's Ruiters Rebellion Mil.Dist.No.7 No.9 Dist 12.12.14 on leave 21.12.14 8th and 13th D.M.R. de la Rey's Rebellion Mil.Dist.No.7 No.9 Dist 12.12.14 on leave 21.12.14 Letburg Ruiters 8th and 13th D.M.R. de la Rey's G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.7 Southern Force 11.02.15 Letburg Ruiters 9th D.M.R. Bechuanaland Rifles Rebellion Mil.Dist.No.13 De Aar 12.12.14 Mafeking 16.12.14 9th D.M.R. Bechuanaland Rifles G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.13 Eastern force 21.12.14 10th D.M.R. Northern Transvaal Rifles Rebellion Mil.Dist.No.9 Pretoria 14.12.14 10th D.M.R. and 13th M.R. G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.9 To Southern Force Northern Transvaal Rifles 13th D.M.R. Lichtenburg Ruiters Rebellion Mil.Dist.No.7 See 8th and 13 D.M.R. Pretoria 12.12.14 on leave 21.12.14 14th D.M.R. Karoo Schutters G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.15 at Cape Town to Southern force (Upington) 8.1.15
1st M.R. 1st Natal Carbin G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.4 Central Force 28.11.14 2ndM.R. 2nd Natal Carbin G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.4 Central Force 28.11.14 3rd M.R. Natal Mrd Rifles Rebellion Mil.Dist.No.5 Harrismith 11.12.14 3rd M.R. Natal Mrd Rifles G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.5 Central Force 19.2.15 4th M.R. Umvoti Mtd Rifles G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.4 Harrismith to Central Force 13.315 5th M.R. 1st I.L.H. G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.8 Central Force 21.10.14 Northern 2.1.15 5th M.R. 2nd I.L.H. G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.8 Central Force 12.12.14 8th M.R. Midland Horse G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.15 Northern Force 14.12.14 9th M.R. Hoogeveld Ruiters Rebellion Mil.Dist.No.6 Kroonstad and Bethlehem11.12.14 (On leave 26.1.15) 10th M.R. Botha's Mtd rifles Rebellion Mil.Dist.No.6 Kroonstad and Bethlehem11.12.14 (On leave 26.1.15) 9th & 10th M.R. Botha's Hooge G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.6 Southern Force 11.2.15 Ruiters 11th M.R. Potfsm Ruiters Rebellion Mil.Dist.No.7 Kroonstad and Bethlehem11.12.14 (On leave 26.1.15) 11th M.R. Potfsm Ruiters G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.7 Southern Force 11.2.15 12th M.R. Krugersdorp Rifles Rebellion Mil.Dist.No.7 Kroonstad and Bethlehem11.12.14 12th M.R. Krugersdorp Rifles G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.7 Southern Force 11.2.15 13th M.R. Northern Transvaal Rifles Rebellion Mil.Dist.No.9 Kroonstad and Bethlehem11.12.14 (On leave 21.1.15) 13th M.R. & 10th D.M.R. Northern G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.9 Southern Force 11.2.15 Transvaal Rifles 17th M.R. Western Prov M.R. G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.1 Capetown to Steinkop 5.4.15 18th M.R. Griqualand West Rifles G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.13 Southern Force 19.12.14 19th M.R. Transkei Mtd Rifles Native Rising Mil.Dist.No.3 No Rebellion or G.S.W.A. service 20th
M.R. Graaff-Reinet Ruiters G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.15 1st Portion of Regt
at Upington Reserve about 10.3.15 to Upington Enslin's Horse Rebellion Mil.Dist.No.9 Transvaal and Upington Enslin's Horse G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.9 Reorganised for G.S.W.A. Southern Force 11.2.15 Hartigan's Horse G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.3 Mobilised at East London 6.1.15 to Steinkop N.L. Horse Rebellion Mil.Dist.No.4 13.12.14 to Capetown for Central Force 13.3.15 N.L. Horse G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.4 in G.S.W.A. 1st,
2nd and 3rd Independent Mtd Rifles B.B.S. These units were in training
at the outbreak of the war and seem to have been disbanded 1st and 2nd Independent Mtd Rifles B.S.S. South African Police Rebellion
Durban Garrison Art. Garrison Mil.Dist.No.5 Cape Garrison Art. Garrison Mil.Dist.No.1 (Some with Central Force ?) Cape Fortress Engineers Garrison Mil.Dist.No.1 Heavy Artillery G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.1 Artillery Details and Training Depot Garrison Mil.Dist.No.1 6th Cit.Batt.(C.F.A.) G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.1 7th Cit.Batt.(N.F.A.) G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.4 8th Cit.Batt.(T.H.A.) G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.8 Attatched S.A.M.R. 12th Cit.Batt. (N.F.A.) G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.5 Royal Garrison Art. Mil.Dist.No.1 Royal Marine Art. Mil.Dist.No.1
Machine Gun Sections
3rd Infantry G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.2 With Southern Force as E section 4th Infantry G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.3 With Central Force 6th Dismounted G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.15 Booysens 12.12.14 Southern Force 9.3.15 6th Mounted G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.3 8th Mounted G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.3 Northern Force 19.12.14 19th Mounted G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.3 Booysens 12.12.14 Eastern Force 24.1.15 Natal Light Horse G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.4 Central Force at luderiz Bay 20.3.15 Carnarvon G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.12 Lt. Wolmarans G.S.W.A. Mil.Dist.No.12 (?) Lt. Johns G.S.W.A. Captured by Enemy, reformed as E Section Armoured Train G.S.W.A. Sailed 19.12.14 for Northern Force Motor Cycle G.S.W.A. At Walfis Bay 15.3.15 Northern Force Rexer Moter Cycle G.S.W.A. Northern and Central Force Rexer G.S.W.A. Northern and Ceantral Force (Central 26.12.14, Swakopmund 25.1.15) Section A. G.S.W.A. Booysens 20.12.14 Northern Force 9.2.15 Section B G.S.W.A. To Northern Force at Swakopmund 25.1.15 Section C G.S.W.A. Northern Force 25.1.15 Section D G.S.W.A. Booysens 4.2.15 Sailed Walfis 1.3.15 Northern Section E G.S.W.A. (See 3rd Inf and Lt johns sec) At Tempe 3.6.15 Section F G.S.W.A. Tempe, to Northern Force 3.6.15 Reserve Riflemen (Training) Tempe Training Camp.
The 1st Brigade units all served during the Rebellion and in GSWA With the exception of Uys and Grobelaars Scouts, all Intel units formed for the GSWA campaign, the men taken from various other units.
1st MOUNTED BRIGADE RIGHT WING (Mobilised 5th January 1915)
Krugersdorp Cdo. Mil:Dist:No.7 G.S.W.A. Potchefstroom A. Cdo. Mil:Dist:No.7 G.S.W.A. Potchefstroom B. Cdo. Mil:Dist:No.7 G.S.W.A. de la Rey's and Oosthuizwn's Scouts (13th Intel.) Mil:Dist:No.7 G.S.W.A. Uys's Scouts Mil:Dist:No.7 G.S.W.A.
1st MOUNTED BRIGADE LEFT WING (Mobilised 5th January 1915)
Cape Commandos not called up for the Rebellion: Serving against the
Germans in G.S.W.A. from their mobilisation in October 1914 until May
Britstown Cradock (Formed out of the de Aar and Philipstown Cdo's, Jan-Feb 1915) Cullinan's Horse Clan William Carnarvon Calvinia-Kenhardt
( in Febuary 1915 the Calvinia-Kenhardt Commando was formed out of the
following Commandos: Louws Calvinia Cdo., Pretorius Calvinia Cdo.,
Kenhardt Cdo., Vermaas's Scouts.) de Aar (See Cradock Cdo.) Fraserburg Graaff-Reinet Gordonia Hanover-Colesburg Kalahari
Horse (Originally van Zyls Kuruman Cdo., reorganised into K.H. in Jan
1915. Was supposed to absorb Cullinans Horse but this did not happen) Kakamas Kimberly Central Murrysburg Midland Scouts Philipstown (see Cradock Cdo.) Prieska Parkinson's Horse Sutherland Studer's Springbok (Namaqualand) Victoria West van Rhynsdorp
2) Cape Commandos serving October- 31st December 1914 in 12th and 13th Mil.Dist.only
Niewoudsville Mil.Dist.No. 12 Amalgamated into the Calvinia-Kenhardt Cdo Dec. 1914 Barkley West Mil.Dist.No. 13 Hopetown Mil.Dist.No. 13 Hay Mil.Dist.No. 13 Herbert Mil.Dist.No. 13 Mafeking Mil.Dist.No. 13 Vryburg Mil.Dist.No. 13
Cape Commandos by Military District
Clan william Mil.Dist.No. 12 Carnarvon Mil.Dist.No. 12 M.G.S. attached Calvinia-Kenhardt Mil.Dist.No. 12 Include Louw's and Pretorius Calvinia, Vermaas' Scouts, Rifles Clubs and Town Guard Fraserburg Mil.Dist.No. 12 Gordonia Mil.Dist.No. 12 Including one Squadron Enslins Horse Niewoudsville Mil.Dist.No. 12 Rebellion Only Prieska Mil.Dist.No. 12 Sutherland Mil.Dist.No. 12 Studer's Springbok Mil.Dist.No. 12 Also known as Namaqualand Vermaas Scouts Mil.Dist.No. 12 Merged with Calvinia-Kenhardt van Rhynsdorp Mil.Dist.No. 12 Including special service men etc. of that District Barkley West Mil.Dist.No. 13 Rebellion Only Cullinan's Horse Mil.Dist.No. 13 Included Cullinan's Vryburg Cdo. Hopetown Mil.Dist.No. 13 Rebellion Only Hay Mil.Dist.No. 13 Rebellion Only Herbert Mil.Dist.No. 13 Rebellion Only Kimberly Central Mil.Dist.No. 13 On Demobilistaion became S.A.Veteran Corp. Kimberly Dist. Patrols Mil.Dist.No. 13 Kalahari Horse Mil.Dist.No. 13 Known as van Zyl's Commando during Rebellion, included Kruger's Special Police Mafeking Mil.Dist.No. 13 Rebellion Only Mafeking D.R.A. Mil.Dist.No. 13 Special Duty Town and Railway Midland Scouts Mil.Dist.No. 13 Parkinson's Horse Mil.Dist.No. 13 Vryburg Mil.Dist.No. 13 Rebellion Only Aliwal North Mil.Dist.No. 15 Rebellion Only Britstown Mil.Dist.No. 15 Cradock-Philipstown Mil.Dist.No. 15 Philipstown and de Aar merged Cedarville Mil.Dist.No. 15 Special duty in own Dist. de Aar Mil.Dist.No. 15 Merged Cradock-Philipstown Graaff-Reinet Mil.Dist.No. 15 Hanover-Colesburg Mil.Dist.No. 15 Also known as Hanover Mounted Rifles Murraysburg Mil.Dist.No. 15 Philipstown Mil.Dist.No. 15 merged Cradock-Philipstown Victoria west Mil.Dist.No. 15 .
Defence Rifle Association Special Service Guarding Bridges, Town Guard and other Services
In the case of an area having two or more Commandos, they were generally told apart by the name of the commander. "Swart's Bloemhof Commando" or "Visser's Bloemhof Commando"
Commado Commander Mil.Dist.
Barberton Hazeldene Mil.Dist.No.6 Vryburg Barberton Bousefield Mil.Dist.No.6 Newcastle Brink Mil.Dist.No.7 Bloemhof Swart Mil.Dist.No.7 Bloemhof Visser Mil.Dist.No.7 see Wolmaranstad Cdo. Bethal de Villiers Mil.Dist.No.6 at Kimberly Bethal Grobler Mil.Dist.No.6 B.N.Horse Botha Mil.Dist.No.6 At Upington Carolina Mostert Mil.Dist.No.6 Vryburg Christiana de Beer Mil.Dist.No.7 Upington Celliers Scouts Celliers Mil.Dist.No.8 Dullstroom Mare Mil.Dist.No.9 Upington Ermelo 1. Smit Mil.Dist.No.6 Kimberly Ermelo 2. Steenkamp Mil.Dist.No.6 Ermelo Collins Mil.Dist.No.6 Kimberly Grobelers Scouts Grobeler Mil.Dist.No.7 Heidelburg 1. Kamffer Mil.Dist.No.6 Vryburg Heidelburg 2. Kamffer Mil.Dist.No.6 At Kimberly Heidelburg Noltes Mil.Dist.No.6 At Kimberly Heidelburg van Schalkwyk Mil.Dist.No.6 Heidelburg- Greyling Mil.Dist.No.6 Rooddekoppen Krugersdorp de la Rey Mil.Dist.No.7 at Kimberly Krugersdorp Vorster Mil.Dist.No.7 Near Kimberly Klerksdorp Boshof Mil.Dist.No.7 Klerksdorp Visser Mil.Dist.No.7 (Under Col Collins in 10th Dsit??????) Lichtenburg Wessel Mil.Dist.No.7 Lichtenburg Visser Mil.Dist.No.7 Upington Lichtenburg Vermaas Mil.Dist.No.7 Lichtenburg Lombards Mil.Dist.No.7 Upington Lichtenburg van Wyks Mil.Dist.No.7 Lichtenburg Greene Mil.Dist.No.7 Griquatown 24.11.14 Lydenburg Swart Mil.Dist.No.9 Vryburg Louis Trichardt Goosen Mil.Dist.No.9 Middelburg Hamon Mil.Dist.No.9 Vryburg Middelburg Mouton Mil.Dist.No.9 Vryburg Middelburg Bierman Mil.Dist.No.9 Marico van Niekerk Mil.Dist.No.7 Marico van Tonder Mil.Dist.No.7 Nigel Trigaardt Mil.Dist.No.6 Pretoria Jones Mil.Dist.No.9 Pretoria Opperman Mil.Dist.No.9 Potchefstroom Grobler Mil.Dist.No.7 Potchefstroom Buitendach Mil.Dist.No.7 Potchefstroom Dreyers Mil.Dist.No.7 Potchefstroom Bothma Mil.Dist.No.7 Potchefstroom- Olen Mil.Dist.No.7 Town Potchefstroom Holl Mil.Dist.No.7 Potchefstroom- Visser Mil.Dist.No.7 See Klerksdorp Cdo. Klerksdorp Pietersberg A&BMoller Mil.Dist.No.9 Pietersberg Erasmus Mil.Dist.No.9 Pietersberg Goosen Mil.Dist.No.9 See Louis Trichardt Cdo Piet Retief de Jager Mil.Dist.No.6 Upington (Standerton Squadron Attached) Piet Retief Engelbrecht Mil.Dist.No.6 Paulpietersberg Wessel Mil.Dist.No. 6 Rustenburg van Heerden Mil.Dist.No.9 Rustenburg Verster Mil.Dist.No.9 Rustenburg Klopper Mil.Dist.No.9 Roodekoppen Greyling Mil.Dist.No.6 See Greyling's Heidelburg Standerton Botha Mil.Dist.No.6 At Kimberly Standerton Claassen Mil.Dist.No.6 Uys Scouts Uys Mil.Dist.No.7 Utrecht Len Mil.Dist.No.6 Upington van de Venters Horse Mil.Dist.No.9 van Tonders Horse Mil.Dist.No.9 Ventersdorp Yessel Mil.Dist.No.7 Vryheid Emmett Mil.Dist.No.6 Vryheid Kruger Mil.Dist.No.6 Single Squadron Wakkerstroom 1de Beer Mil.Dist.No.6 Wakkerstroom 2Smuts Mil.Dist.No.6 Waterberg Geyser Mil.Dist.No.9 Wolmaranstad du Toit Mil.Dist.No.7 Wolmaranstad van rensberg Mil.Dist.No.7 Wolmaranstad- Mil.Dist.No.7 Composed Vissers Cdo and Capt Woods Bloemhof Squadron Bloemhof Zeerust du Plessis Mil.Dist.No.7
Orange free State Rebellion Commandos
The following Commandos operated in the O.F.S. and Transvaal during the rebellion and were sent home on leave in Dec 1914. They reformed as Brands Free State Rifles (5th Mounted Brigade) in Jan-Feb 1915