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    The Australian Commonwealth Horse served in the Boer War

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  1. Returning Troops. THE DRAYTON GRANGE.
    Australian Town and Country Journal (Sydney, NSW : 1870 - 1907) Saturday 16 August 1902 p 13 Article
    The troopship Drayton Grange roached Port Jackson on Sunday evening, and after landing a number of sick men at the quarantine station, came up next day to the Woolloomooloo Wharf. ... 913 words
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  2. RETURNED SOLDIERS.
    Goulburn Herald (NSW : 1881 - 1907) Friday 1 August 1902 p 2 Article
    THE returned members of the Australian Commonwealth Horse, Fifth Battalion, were handed in Sydney from the troopship Manchester Merchant yesterday morning. There ... 247 words
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  3. OUTBREAK OF MEASLES ON THE BRITANNIC. WELLINGTON (N.Z.), Friday.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 9 August 1902 p 17 Article
    Two more of the Britannie's troopers—Lorange (of Auckland) and Ferrar (of Auckland)—have died of measles. ADELAIDE, Friday. ... 116 words
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  4. MEETING OF RETURNED SOLDIERS.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 22 September 1902 p 5 Article
    A meeting of returned soldiers (Australian Commonwealth Horse) was held at Prince's Hotel, Market-street, on Friday night. The meeting was convened to consider certain matters relating to the ... 147 words
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  5. ANOTHER DEATH AT FORT FRANKLIN MELBOURNE, Tuesday.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 13 August 1902 p 7 Article
    Another death took place at Fort Franklin to-day among the sick soldiers landed from the Drayton Grange. The victim is Trooper Henry Sherringham, a member of the Third Battalion of the Australian ... 98 words
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  6. Y.M.C.A. TENT.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 26 April 1902 p 9 Article
    During the past two years the Young Men's Christian Association has had the unique record of 260 days' work with Australian soldiers. Wth the Imperial Bushmen 100 days were spent, with the ... 134 words
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  7. THE TROOPSHIPS London, Aug. 12.
    Goulburn Evening Penny Post (NSW : 1881 - 1940) Thursday 14 August 1902 p 4 Article
    The Imperial Government is appointing representatives to co-operate with the Australian Royal Commission which has been directed to make inquiry into the allegations of overcrowding on the ... 189 words
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  8. Back from South Africa.
    Adelong and Tumut Express and Tumbarumba Post (NSW : 1900 - 1925) Tuesday 23 September 1902 p 2 Article
    IN the course of an interview with Corporal W. W. Lyttleton (son of Dr. W. M. Lyttleton, Government Medical Officer), who went to South ... 581 words
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  9. RETURNING TROOPS.
    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Friday 5 September 1902 p 5 Article
    MELBOURNE, Friday.—The Suevic, which arrived from London, via the Cape, yesterday, brought a party of 87 returning Australian soldiers, of whom all except half-a-dozen are ... 214 words
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  10. [BY TELEGRAPH.] THE ANTI-WAR PETITION. SYDNEY, Saturday.
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Saturday 12 April 1902 p 2 Article
    At a meeting of the Anti-war League last night, Professor Wood presiding, it was announced that the following Senators and ... 206 words
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  11. MILITARY SOCIAL.
    Hawkesbury Herald (Windsor, NSW : 1902 - 1945) Friday 5 September 1902 p 3 Article
    A military half-night social in connection with "D" Richmond Coy., held in the drill hall on Wednesday evening of last week, proved one of ... 420 words
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  12. MILITARY INTELLIGENCE. THE COMMONWEALTH CONTINGENTS.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 1 July 1902 p 3 Article
    The military authorities desire it to be understood that matters respecting pay due to members of the first, third, and fifth battalions of the Australian Commonwealth Horse, now serving in South Africa, ... 216 words
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  13. The Stranded Soldiers.
    Goulburn Evening Penny Post (NSW : 1881 - 1940) Saturday 27 September 1902 p 2 Article
    In the House of Representatives on Friday the Minister for Rome Affairs promised to inquire into newspaper statements to the effect that three returned Victorian soldiers were landed at ... 416 words
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  14. Returned Soldiers. THE MANCHESTER MERCHANT.
    Australian Town and Country Journal (Sydney, NSW : 1870 - 1907) Saturday 9 August 1902 p 26 Article
    The transport Manchester Merchant arrived in Port. Jackson on July 30 from Durban, with Australian troops on board. This time the big transport has brought back men whose shoulder ... 365 words
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  15. CAPTAIN ROBERTSON CLARKE.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 24 September 1902 p 8 Article
    It is announced that Captain Robertson Clarke has been appointed extra A.D.C. to the State Governor, Sir Harry Rawson. BATHURST, Tuesday. ... 366 words
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  16. A SOLDIER AND HIS BABY.
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Wednesday 21 May 1902 p 2 Article
    A CASE which presented some curious features from the spectator's point of view was investigated in the Melbourne District Court on Thursday, ... 277 words
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  17. THE DRAYTON GRANGE. ARRIVAL IN SYDNEY. FADING OF TROOPS. ADDRESS BY THE GOVERNOR.
    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Tuesday 12 August 1902 p 4 Article
    The troopship Drayton Grange reached Port Jackson on Sunday evening, and anchored off cuarantine. Early yesterday, an officer from the ... 1139 words
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  18. RETURNING TROOPS.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 8 July 1902 p 5 Article
    The transport Manchester Merchant, With 1405 officers, n.c.o.'s and men on board, is due at Albany on July 18, and should reach Sydne about the end of the month. The returning troops comprise details ... 183 words
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  19. RETURNING SOLDIERS. MELBOURNE, Thursday.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 5 September 1902 p 5 Article
    The Suevic arrived to-day with a party of 87 Australian soldiers, returning from service in South Africa With some half-dozen exceptions the party is composed entirely of commissioned officers. They ... 221 words
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  20. Ode to Peace.
    The Kiama Reporter and Illawarra Journal (NSW : 1899 - 1947) Saturday 6 September 1902 p 3 Article
    Written and composed at Kitchere's Kople, South Africa, by TROOPER A. GRIFFITH, 3rd Batallion, Australian Commonwealth Horse, May 21,st ... 652 words
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  21. STATEMENT BY THE PREMIER. ARRANGEMENTS FOR THE MEN.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 9 August 1902 p 17 Article
    The State Premier yesterday said that he had been much concerned regarding the statements which had appeared in the press relating to the return of volunteers by the Drayton Grange troopship. He hoped ... 442 words
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  22. ROYAL COMMISSION. (FROM OUR SPECIAL REPORTER.) MELBOURNE, Monday.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 12 August 1902 p 8 Article
    A special meeting of the Federal Cabinet was held this afternoon, when the question of appointing a Royal Commission to inquire into the conditions under which the troops were brought from South Africa ... 381 words
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  23. Federal Notes. RAILWAY CARRIAGE OF NEWSPAPERS. ALLEGED INHUMAN TREATMENT OF A SOLDIER. MELBOURNE, Tuesday.
    Bathurst Free Press and Mining Journal (NSW : 1851 - 1904) Thursday 7 August 1902 p 3 Article
    A number of questions wore asked by Mr. Crough (Victoria) in the House of Representatives to-day in regard to the carriage of newspapers in New South ... 643 words
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  24. Returning Troops.
    Australian Town and Country Journal (Sydney, NSW : 1870 - 1907) Saturday 30 August 1902 p 8 Article
    The Commonwealth Defence Department has received the following advices in regard to vessels leaving South Africa with returning troops for Australia:— ... 517 words
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  25. Australian Troops Praised.
    Australian Town and Country Journal (Sydney, NSW : 1870 - 1907) Saturday 23 August 1902 p 8 Article
    In "Military District Orders," published from Victoria Barracks on August 14, the general officer commanding states that he is glad to be able to notify the following communication from ... 440 words
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  26. THE COMMONWEALTH HORSE. ARRANGEMENTS FOR EMBARKATION.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 19 May 1902 p 7 Article
    The Fifth (New South Wales) Battalion, Australian Commonwealth Horse, will embark for service in South Africa on the transport Columbian at 10 a.m. on Thursday, the 22nd instant, at Cowper's ... 501 words
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  27. THE TROOPSHIP NORFOLK AT MELBOURNE. RECORD OF THE COMMONWEALTH SECOND BATTALION. MELBOURNE, Sunday.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 4 August 1902 p 5 Article
    The troopship Norfolk with Australian troops from South Africa on board reached Hobson's Bay yesterday morning. On leaving Durban there were 590 troops on board, including 42[?] of the second ... 685 words
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  28. MILITARY INTELLIGENCE. TROUBLES OF RETURNED SOLDIERS. THE QUESTION OF RESPONSIBILITY.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 27 September 1902 p 10 Article
    The attention or Brigadier-General Finn was yesterday directed to the paragraph from Goulburn published in the "Herald" stating that three Victorian returned soldiers had been refused passes ... 553 words
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  29. News in Brief.
    Wagga Wagga Advertiser (NSW : 1875 - 1910) Saturday 21 June 1902 p 1 Article
    The total amount paid to the State police in pensions and gratuities last year was £28.473. On the day of the Coronation procession, ... 1299 words
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  30. News in Brief.
    Wagga Wagga Advertiser (NSW : 1875 - 1910) Saturday 3 May 1902 p 1 Article
    Lord Hawkeh's expressed a willingness to take a toam of aniateur English crioketer to New Zealand, and estimates the oost 01 the tour at £2000. ... 1300 words
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  31. News of the Churches.
    Watchman (Sydney, NSW : 1902 - 1926) Saturday 24 May 1902 p 4 Article
    Ninety-four new members have joined the Sydney Young Men's Christian Association, this year, up to date. A special missionary service was held at the ... 1880 words
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  32. THE DRAYTON GRANGE. ANCHORED OFF QUARANTINE. TROOPS WILL PROBABLY DISEMBARK TO-DAY.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 11 August 1902 p 5 Article
    The transport Drayton Grange, about which so much has been heard during the past week in consequence of the manner in which she was overcrowded with returned troops from South Africa, entered ... 1457 words
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  33. THE COMMONWEALTH HORSE. ARRANGEMENTS FOR ENROLLING NEW BATTALIONS. THE DISTRICT SYSTEM. (FROM OUR SPECIAL REPORTER.) MELBOURNE, Friday.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 5 April 1902 p 9 Article
    The Minister of Defence states that the following arrangements have been made for the organisation of the 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th battalions of the Commonwealth Horse for service in South Africa:— ... 851 words
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  34. Dispute of the Third Battalion. SOME DESERTERS. ADDRESS BY GENERAL HUTTON.
    Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954) Saturday 5 April 1902 p 8 Article
    EARLY Wednesday morning rumours were ffying abroad that by some means or other the men of the Third Battalion had managed to get ashore, and were drinking heavily in ... 1154 words
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  35. NEWS IN BRIEF. NEW SOUTH WALES.
    Albury Banner and Wodonga Express (NSW : 1896 - 1938) Friday 2 May 1902 p 31 Article
    A Cootamnndra contemporary says that poison for rabbits is being laid broadcast. about there, and a poison cart is at work on the common. ... 1429 words
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  36. Brief Mention.
    Western Champion (Parkes, NSW : 1898 - 1934) Friday 25 April 1902 p 8 Article
    The late Mr Fred A Webb's funeral was one of the largest ever seen in the district. We have to acknowledge the ... 2082 words
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  37. COMMONWEALTH SOLDIERS. RETURN FROM SOUTH AFRICA. MEN BY THE MANCHESTER MERCHANT.
    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Thursday 31 July 1902 p 6 Article
    The transport Manchester Merchant is once more in Port Jackson, having arrived on Wednesday evening from Durban with Australian troops on board. This time the big transport has ... 1391 words
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  38. News of the Churches.
    Australian Town and Country Journal (Sydney, NSW : 1870 - 1907) Saturday 3 May 1902 p 11 Article
    The Venerable Dean of Sydney was reported at the close of last week to be perceptibly weaker. Since Sunday he has rested better, but he continues very weak. ... 2134 words
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  39. Advertising
    The Campbelltown Herald (NSW : 1880 - 1919) Wednesday 16 April 1902 p 2 Advertising
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  40. New South Wales Military Forces. THE MOUNTED REGIMENTS. (See illustrations on pages 30, 31, 32, 33, 35, and 36.)
    Australian Town and Country Journal (Sydney, NSW : 1870 - 1907) Wednesday 22 October 1902 p 30 Article Illustrated
    There are many who consider that the experiences of the South African war have demonstrated the utter uselessness of cavalry in modern warfare, but while it is acknowledged that the ... 4033 words
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  41. RETURNING TROOPS.
    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Saturday 23 August 1902 p 6 Detailed lists, results, guides
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  42. RETURNING TROOPS. MELBOURNE, Friday.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 23 August 1902 p 9 Detailed lists, results, guides
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  43. THE DRAYTON GRANGE. LANDING THE SICK TROOPS ANOTHER DEATH.
    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Saturday 9 August 1902 Supplement: EVENING NEWS CORONATION SUPPLEMENT p 10 Detailed lists, results, guides
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  44. MILITARY INTELLIGENCE. DEPARTURE OF CAPTAIN KYNGDON.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 13 August 1902 p 10 Detailed lists, results, guides
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  45. Advertising
    Bathurst Free Press and Mining Journal (NSW : 1851 - 1904) Wednesday 30 April 1902 p 3 Advertising
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  46. Advertising
    Bathurst Free Press and Mining Journal (NSW : 1851 - 1904) Monday 14 April 1902 p 3 Advertising
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  47. AUSTRALIA'S CONTRIBUTION TO THE WAR. 22,316 VOLUNTEERS.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 3 June 1902 p 9 Detailed lists, results, guides
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  48. Advertising
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Saturday 12 April 1902 p 3 Advertising
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  49. THE NEW CONTINGENT.
    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Monday 7 April 1902 p 5 Article
    Details have been issued in military "general orders" for the organisation of the 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th battalions of the Australian Commonwealth Horse, for service in South Africa. The ... 349 words
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  50. EASTER MANCEUVRES. COUNTRY CAMPS.
    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Monday 31 March 1902 p 5 Article
    The State Commandant, accompanied by Colonel Mackay, visited tie Goulburn Camp on Saturday, and made an inspection, and subsequently expressed himself as highly pleased with the ... 574 words
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