James Thomas AWMM
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Mr J. McCauley, Upper Queen Street, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
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McCauley was present with baggage-guard from Middle Bosch in February 1900.
At Koornspruit he made a brave dash for liberty under heavy fire and escaped the Boer's net. (Stowers, p.168)
McCauley joined the Orange River Colony Provisional Mounted Police(No.68) in May 1900 at Bloemfontein. He later returned to the 1 NZMR.
He departed South Africa aboard the S.S. 'Harleck Castle'. AWMM
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- Stowers, R. (1992). Kiwi versus Boer : the First New Zealand Mounted Rifles in the Anglo-Boer War 1899-1902. Hamilton, N.Z.: R. Stowers. AWMM
- St Clair Inglis, A. (c1902). Souvenir Album of the first New Zealand Contingent South African War. Auckland, N.Z.: Arthur Cleave & Co. AWMM
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