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- South African War 1899-1902 Next of kin. Mrs Louisa Peterkin nee Upham. Sister. Address Westport NZL Public - kevin - Other relative - 8 February 2019 - www.nzlii.org/nz
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South African Westport AWMM
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Embarked with the Third (Rough Riders) Contingent, No.5 Company. Source: Nominal Roll.
Edward Upham was a member of the Buller rugby team in 1895.
Edward Upham. Coal Merchant and Carrier, loading yard at the coal Staiths Westport stables, Adderley street. This business was established in 1902, by Mr. Upham, who was born in Ross, Westland, in the year 1870. He was educated at Kumara, and found employment at the bridge work, for three years. Mr Upham went to Africa as a a member of the Third New Zealand Contingent, and returned to New Zealand in 1901. He afterwards worked at the coal staiths for some time, before establishing his present business. Mr upham is agent for the Coalbrooledale coal, and is a member of the Star Football Club. Public source. AWMM
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- Stowers, R. (2009). Rough riders at war : history of New Zealand's involvement in the Anglo-Boer War 1899-1902 and information on all members of the 10 New Zealand contingents. Hamilton, N.Z.: R. Stowers. AWMM
- New Zealand Contingents to South Africa: Nominal Rolls (1900). Wellington, N.Z.: Government Printer. AWMM
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