Statistics: Death by Unit
Death by Unit Statistics: Anglo Boer War (1900-1901)
Unit Name Total Deaths Feed
Unknown 4184
Imperial Yeomanry 1595
Royal Field Artillery 734
Hussars 611
Yorkshire Regt 429
Army Service Corps 403
Royal Engineers 396
Kings Royal Rifles, 2nd 387
Lancers 379
Rifle Brigade 359
Dragoon Guards 355
Royal Army Medical Corps 329
Lancashire Regt 314
Grenadier Guards 297
Manchester Regt 296
Staffordshire Regt 290
Royal Lancaster Regiment 289
Gloucestershire Regiment 258
Royal Dublin Fusiliers 253
Northumberland Fusiliers 252
Gordon Highlanders 237
Leicestershire Regt 233
Devonshire Regt 232
Dragoons 218
Lancashire Fusiliers 216
Coldstream Guards 214
Royal Highlanders 213
Essex Regt 208
Worcestershire Regt 204
Imperial Light Horse 202
East Kent Regiment 199
Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers 190
Royal Garrison Artillery 188
Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders 181
Derbyshire Regt 179
Kings Royal Rifle Corps 176
Somertsetshire Light Infantry 175
Scots Guards 174
Liverpool Regt 173
Middlesex Regt 173
Wales Borderers 172
Royal Sussex Regiment 171
Royal West Surrey Regt 170
Seaforth Highlanders 170
Welsh Regt 167
Wiltshire Regt 163
West Riding Regt 162
Durham Light Infantry 161
Scottish Rifles 161
Bedfordshire Regt 160
Royal Welsh Fusiliers 159
Royal Irish Fusiliers 156
East Surrey Regt 156
Suffolk Regt 149
E South African Const 145
Yorkshire Light Infantry 143
Shropshire Light Infantry 143
Oxfordshire Light Infantry 142
Hampshire Regt 140
Royal Warwickshire Regiment 140
Royal Irish Regiment 139
Connaught Rangers 136
Highland Light Infantry 133
Royal Fusiliers 133
South African Constabulary 129
Lancashire 128
York and Lancaster Regt 127
Johannesburg Police 127
Royal Irish Rifles 126
South African Light Horse 125
Royal Berkshire Regiment 124
Royal Horse Artillery 124
Cape Police 123
Heidelberg Commando 123
Norfolk Regiment 119
Kings Own Scottish Borderers 113
Scottish Horse 113
Dorsetshire Regt 112
Royal Scots Fusiliers 111
Royal West Kent Regt 110
Royal Scots 106
Imperial Military Railway 105
Northamptonshire Regt 105
Cheshire Regt 104
Border Regt 104
Duke of Cornwalls Light-Infantry 102
New Zealand Mounted Rifles 102
Kitcheners Fighting Scouts 102
Royal Munster Fusiliers 100
Thorneycrofts Mounted Infantry 99
Vryheid Commando 96
British South African Police 94
Krugersdorp Commando 93
Kitcheners Horse 93
Civil Surgeons and Volunteer Ambulances 93
C South African Const 88
Bethlehem Commando 88
Army Ordnance Corps 87
New South Wales Bushmen 84
Victorian Mounted Rifles 83
Potchefstoom Commando 82
Bethunes MI 77
Cameron Highlanders 76
Winburg Commando 74
Brabants Horse 73
Heilbron Commando 73
Pretoria Commando 73
Ermelo Commando 73
Cape Mounted Rifles 70
Rustenburg Commando 69
Roberts Horse 69
Royal Canadian Regiment 68
Marico Commando 64
New South Wales Mounted Rifles 64
Imperial Light Infantry 63
Lichtenburg Commando 62
Harrismith Commando 62
Middelburg Commando 61
Rhodesian Regt 60
Bloemhof Commando 59
New Zealand Contingent 58
Lincolnshire Regt 57
Royal Navy 56
Kroonstad Commando 55
Railway Pioneer Regt 53
State Artillery 52
City Imperial Volunteers 52
Queensland Bushmen 52
Intelligence Department 51
Commander-in-Chiefs Bodyguard 51
Marshalls Horse 50
New South Wales Mtd Infantry 49
Canadians Royal (Leinster R) 48
Vrede Commando 47
District Mounted Troops 47
Canadian Mounted Rifles 47
Bethal Commando 46
Soutpansberg Commando 46
Johannesburg Mounted Rifles 46
Lydenburg Commando 45
Utrecht Commando 45
Duke of Edinburghs Own Vol Rifles (The Dukes) 44
Kimberley Regt 44
Boshof Commando 43
Hoopstad Commando 43
Steinackers Horse 42
Wakkerstroom Commando 41
Standerton Commando 40
South Australian Bushmen 38
South African Constabulary 38
Natal Carbineers 37
Fauresmith Commando 36
Carolina Commando 36
Kaffrarian Rifles 35
Ladybrand Commando 35
Cape Town Highlanders 33
Driscolls Scouts 33
Zuid-Afrikaanse Republiek Police 33
Army Post Office Corps 32
A South African Constabulary 31
Nesbitts Horse 30
New Zealand Rough Riders 30
Prince of Wales Light Horse 30
Kimberley Light Horse 28
Imperial Hospital Corps 28
Natal Police 28
B South African Const 28
Leinster Regt 28
Scandanavian Commando 28
Army Nursing Service 27
Griqualand West Commando 27
Prince Alfreds Own Vol Guard 27
Victorian Contingents 27
Waterberg Commando 26
Damants Horse 26
Bloemfontien Commando 25
Victorian Bushmen 25
West Australian Mounted Infantry 24
Canadian Scouts 24
Border Mounted Rifles 24
Wolmaranstad Commando 23
Gen Beyers Commando 23
Cape Volunteer Medical Staff Corp 22
Lovats Scouts 22
Royal Naval Brigade 22
Royal Horse Artillery Ammunition 22
Mafeking Town Guard 22
Orange Free State Artillery 21
Royal Horse Guards 21
Rand Rifles 21
Canadian Contingents 21
Midland Mounted Rifles 19
Border Horse 19
Boksburg Commando 19
Royal Artillery 19
Cape Garrison Artillery 19
New Zealand Mounted Infantry 19
Kimberley Mounted Corps 18
Queensland Mounted Infantry 18
Mennes Scouts 18
Rimingtons Guides 17
Life Guards 17
Queenstown Rifle Volunteers 17
Border Scouts 16
Ashburners Light Horse 16
HMS Monarch 16
Scotts Railways Guards 16
Pretoria Police 16
Orange River Colony Police 15
Western Province Mounted Rifles 15
Ficksburg Commando 15
Eastern Province Horse 15
Lord Strathconas Corps 14
National Scouts 14
Civilian Conductors 14
Royal Scots Mounted Volunteer Company 14
St Johns Ambulance 14
Colonial Defence Force 14
Queensland Contingent 14
Dennisons Scouts 14
Life Guards Household Cavalry 14
Strathconas Horse 13
Artillery 13
Irregular Forces 13
Jacobsdal Commando 13
Southern Rhodesian Volunteers 13
Bechuanaland Rifles 13
Swaziland Commando 13
Gen de Wet Commando 13
Comdt JC Lotter Commando 12
U Batt Royal Horse Artillery Regiment 12
Gen Kemp Commando 12
Tasmanian Bushmen 11
P Batt Royal Horse Artillery 11
G Scheepers Commando 11
Montmorencys Scouts 11
Imperial Bearer Corps 11
Piet Retief Commando 11
Cape Medical Staff Corps 11
Gen JC Smuts Commando 11
HMS Powerful 11
Coldstream /Grenadier Guards 11
Tasmanian Mtd Infantry 11
French Scouts 10
Royal Engineers Militia 10
Lochs Horse 10
Mears Corps 10
District Mounted Rifles 10
Civilian Att. Army Services Corps 10
Clanwilliam Convoy Guards 10
Dordrecht District Volunteers Guards 10
German Corps 9
West Australian Bushmen 9
South Wales Borderers Mounted Infantry 9
South Australian Contingent 9
Orpens Horse 9
Uitenhage Volunteer Rifles 9
Remount Depot 9
Natal Mounted Rifles 9
Hollander Corps 9
Unidentified Unit 8
Cape Cyclists 8
Namaqualand Border Scouts 8
M Batt Royal Horse Artillery 8
Cape Colonial Forces 8
J Batt Royal Horse Artillery 8
Rouxville Commando 7
Mounted Infantry 7
Corps of Cattle Rangers 7
O Batt Royal Horse Artillery 7
HMS Doris 7
Johannesburg Mounted Police 7
South Australian Mounted Infantry 7
Town Guard Willowmore 7
Gen de la Rey Commando 7
Cmdt Lotter Commando 7
Royal Horse Artillery Pom-Poms 7
Bushveldt Carbineers 7
Gen Wynard Malan Commando 7
Jack Hindon Commando 7
Cullinans Horse 7
Lower Rhodesia Volunteers 7
Cmdt OA Davel Commaando 7
Military Police 6
Waldons Scouts 6
Gorringges Flying Column 6
Theron Scouts 6
G Batt Royal Horse Artillery 6
Diamond Fields Artillery 6
Potgieter Commando 6
Army Veterinary Corps 6
Colonial Light Horse 6
Royal Army Medical Corps 6
Warrens Mounted Infantry 6
Australian Horse 6
New South Wales Contingent 6
Northumberland Fus/Durham Light Infantry 6
Corps of Guides 6
Burgher Police 6
Inniskillings Dragoons 6
Farmers Guards 6
New England Mounted Rifles 6
Cape Railway Sharpshooters 6
Lumsdens Horse 6
Gen de Villibois Mareuil Commando 6
Scouts Corps 6
Gen AM Prinsloo Commando 5
Gen Cronje Commando 5
BSAP Bechuanaland Border Police 5
Bechuanaland Protectorate Division 5
Cape Field Artillery 5
Royal Engineers Volunteers 5
Kimberley Town Guard 5
Army Pay Corps 5
Prince Alfreds Own Cape Artillery 5
Geoghegan Scouts 5
Rhodesian Field Force 5
Frontier Mounted Rifles 5
Police 5
Ceylon Mounted Infantry 5
IY Hospital Staff 5
Town Guard Somerset East 5
Gen Lemmer Commando 5
Tasmanian Contingents 5
Royal Garrison Artillery Donegal 5
Irish Guards 4
City (Grahamstown) Volunteers 4
Vilonels Scouts 4
Cradock Town Guard 4
Irish Corps 4
New Zealand Artillery 4
Frankfort Commando 4
Tembuland Mounted Rifles 4
Royal Field Artillery Maxims 4
West Australian Horse 4
Royal Scots 4
Richmond Scouts 4
Swaziland Police 4
Vallentins Heidelberg Volunteers 4
Marshalls Scouts 4
Army Chaplains Dept 4
Volunteer Battalion Highland Light Infantry 4
Field Cornet Snyman Commando 4
Naval Auxilery Services 4
Genl C Muller Commando 4
Pietersburg Light Horse 4
R Batt Royal Horse Artillery 4
Gen v Deventer Commando 4
Gen Bouwer Commando 4
Utrecht-Vryheid Military Police 4
Gen Prinsloo Commando 4
West Australian Contingent 4
British Composite Cyclist Company 4
The Town Guard 3
Manie Maritz Commando 3
Reserve of Officers 3
Indian Staff Corps 3
Oudtshoorn Volunteer Rifles 3
Colonial Scouts 3
T Batt Royal Horse Artillery 3
Heidelberg Volunteers 3
Kayaseput Commando 3
Cape Mounted Police 3
Gen Schoeman Commando 3
New South Wales Medical Corps 3
Commandt Haasbroek Commando 3
Gen de Villiers Commando 3
Army Nursing Reserve 3
Johannesburg Commando 3
Bethulie Commando 3
Barkly West Town Guard 3
Bothaville Commando 3
Orange River Colony Volunteers 3
Canadian Artillery 3
Rapportryer 3
New South Wales Artillery 3
Cmdt PL Uys Commando 3
New South Wales Lancers 3
Scholtz Corps 3
Intelligence Corps 3
HMS Forte 3
Trichardt Corps 3
Cmdt Fouche Comando 3
Cmdt de Beer Commando 3
Town Guard Mossel Bay 3
Civilian Att. Army Veterinary Corps 3
T.V. Corps 3
Cmdt Alberts Commando 3
Essex Mounted Infantry 3
Cape Rebel 3
Cmdt Potgieter Commando 3
Brandfort Commando 3
Town Guard Richmond 3
Gen Viljoen Commando 3
Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry 3
Imperial Yeomanry Scouts 3
Cala Town Guard 3
Kroonstad Scouts 2
Van Wyk Commando 2
Scouts 2
New South Wales Ambulance Corps 2
Celliers Commando 2
Hospital Staff 2
Cmdt van Heerden Commando 2
Gen van Zyl Commando 2
HMS Beagle 2
Burgher Scouts 2
Royal Berkshire Regt 2
Fordsburg Commando 2
British Volunteer Cyclists 2
Royal Australian Artillery 2
Town Guard Tarkastad 2
Gen D Erasmus Commando 2
Royal Horse Artillery Staff 2
Klerksdorp Commando 2
HMS Barracouta 2
Maclear Native Contingent 2
Senekal Commando 2
Botha Corps 2
Cape Government Railways 2
Royal Garrison Artillery Antrim 2
Town Guard De Aar 2
Smuts & Liebenberg Commando 2
Household Cavalry 2
Leinster Regt / Leicestershire Regt 2
Cape Mounted Rifles/ Cape Police 2
Danie Theron Commando 2
Kritzinger Commando 2
Royal Lancaster Regt 2
Orpens Light Horse 2
Griquatown Town Guard 2
Brigade (Staff) 2
Verkenners 2
Irish Brigade 2
HMS Partridge 2
Cmdt Davel Commando 2
Cmdt AJ Bester Commando 2
Lumsdens Corps 2
Pagets Horse 2
Argyll&Sutherland Highlanders Volunteer 2
Beaufort West Town Guard 2
Jan Viljoen Commando 2
Diamond Fields Horse 2
Labour Department 2
Herschel Special Police 2
Mounted Police 2
Town Guard Namaqualand 2
Field Cornet J Naude Commando 2
Bearer Company 2
Royal West Kent Regt 2
New South Wales Bushmen/ Australian Cont 2
Loyal Burgher Corps 2
Bretts Scouts 2
Rand Rifles/ Brabant Horse 1
Lichtenburg Commando 1
Rustenburg Police 1
Colonial Defence Force.KeelysFarmers A 1
Zuid-Afrikaanse Republiek Commando 1
Special Police 1
Kroonstad Commando 1
Lindeley Commando 1
Field Cornet AJ Stone Commando 1
Medical Staff Corps(Militia) 1
South Staffordshire Mounted Infantry 1
Town Guard Queensland 1
Town Guard Montague 1
Cold Storage Company 1
Plumers Relief Force 1
Dorans Column 1
Sterkstroom Town Guard 1
Gen Ben Viljoen Commando 1
Royal Horse Artillery Maxims 1
Gen PD de Villiers Commando 1
Cmdt Cronje Commando 1
Field Cornet I Claassen Commando 1
New Zealand Hotchkiss Battery 1
HMS Blanche 1
Cmdt Wessels Commando 1
Cape Infantry 1
Ordnance Department 1
HMS Terrible, Royal Navy 1
Field Cornet S Myburgh Commando 1
Aliwal North Commando 1
Native Labour Depot 1
Gen Botha Commando 1
French Corps 1
Cmdt Coetzee Commando 1
HMS Gibraltar 1
Northam Area Commando 1
Cmdt Badenhorst Commando 1
Frank Vivers Commando 1
Town Guard Stellenbosch 1
Chaplains 1
Kokstad Mounted Volunteers 1
Suffolk/Dragoon Guards 1
Cmdt PD Swart Commando 1
Potchefstroom Provisional Police 1
Ammunition Column 1
Volunteer Ambulance 1
Town Guard Beaconsfield 1
Gen Lichtenburg Commando 1
South Lancaster Mounted Infantry 1
Field Cornet MG Pretorius Commando 1
Waterberg Border Police 1
Cmdt Coetzer Commando 1
SS Kildonian Castle 1
Field Cornet Lombaard Commando 1
Rileys Scouts 1
Gen M Maritz Commando 1
Reitz Commando 1
Wellington District Mounted Infantry 1
HMS Barrosa 1
Driscolls Horse 1
Ladysmith Commando 1
Town Guard Touws River 1
Royal Dublin Fusiliers 1
Cmdt Golding Commando 1
Royal Welsh Fusiliers Vol Co 1
Imperial Yeomary/Durham Light Infantry 1
Beddys Scouts 1
Seaforth Highlanders/Royal Highlanders 1
Wepener Commando 1
SS Wakool 1
Niewoudt Commando 1
Suffolks/Wiltshire R 1
Gen Snyman Commando 1
Gen P de Villiers Commando 1
Australian Contingent 1
Civ. att. to RE 1
Field Cornet Gert Boshoff Commando 1
Capt C Trichardt Commando 1
Soutpansberg Commando 1
Froneman Commando 1
CC Railways 1
Hussars, 3rd 1
Field Cornet SWJ Naude Commando 1
Corps of Military Mounted Police 1
Cmdt Aucamp Commando 1
Botha Commando 1
Gen de Vos Commando 1
Bombay Infantry 1
Victorian Medical Staff 1
Ceres Scouts 1
Warwicks Scouts 1
Vkt Louw Commando 1
Ambulance Service 1
Cape Police 1
Dragoon Guards or Imperial Light Horse 1
Gen Kritzinger Commando 1
Glasgow Vol Bearer Co 1
Byngs Scouts 1
South African Reserve 1
Civ att. Army Ordnance Corps 1
Commandant Alberts Commando 1
Lainsburg Town Guard 1
Kleinfontein Commando 1
Kings Own Yorkshire LI/ Highland LI 1
Elliot Drankensberg Scouts 1
Capt O Davel Commando 1
Town Guard Zeerust 1
Cmdt Louw Commando 1
Norfolk Artillery 1
Royal Welsh Fusiliers 1
Vermaas Commando 1
Roya Warwickshire Regt 1
Field Cornet AJ Pienaar Commando 1
SS Ulstermore 1
Town Guard Indwe 1
Liet I Liebenberg 1
Town Guard Jansenville 1
Victorian Infantry 1
Police/Town Guard 1
Yorkshire Reigment Mounted Infantry 1
L.T. 1
Royal Fusiliers Mounted Infantry 1
Van Reenen Commando 1
Q Batt Royal Horse Artillery 1
Zeederberg Commando 1
Staff 1
Imperial Forces 1
Comptons Horse 1
Town Guard Wedberg 1
Staffordshire Mounted Infantry 1
Col Henrys Column 1
Kings Own Scottish Borders Mounted Inf 1
Hannays Scouts 1
Local Transport 1
Germiston Commando 1
Gen Hertzog Commando 1
New Zealand Bushment 1
Colonial Volunteers Corps 1
Van Niekerk Commando 1
Oudtshoorn District Mounted Rifles 1
Town Guard Wellington 1
Peninsular Horse 1
Van Rhynsdorp Scouts 1
Lydenburg Commando 1
Field Cornet Venter Commando 1
J. 1
HMS Sybille 1
Durham Light Infantry Volunteers 1
Colonial Volunteers Corps/Rhodisian Regi 1
Belfast Commando 1
Smithfield Commando 1
Royal Sussex Regt 1
Irish Guards/Scots Guards 1
Vredefort Commando 1
T. 1
Natal Field Forces 1
Mequatlingrek Commando 1
Transvaal Artillery 1
Winterberg Mounted Rifles 1
Suffolk Mounted Infantry 1
Umvoti Mounted Rifles 1
German Ambulance Corps 1
Natal Rifles 1
Cmdt Jan Theron Commando 1
Eastern Griqualand Field Force 1
Not known 1
Rooikop Commando 1
Albany District Mounted Troops 1
Australian Commonwealth Horse 1
East Yorkshire Regt 1
Frontier Light House 1
Town Guard Griqualand West 1
Staff Division 1
Cmdt Rheeder Commando 1
Western Light Horse 1
Bushmanland Borderers 1
Cape Volunteer Medical Staff Corps/ Rhod 1
Du Plooy Commando 1
Boshof Commando 1
Bearers Corps 1
Durham Light Infantry/Royal Army Medical 1
Springbok Town Guard 1
Royal Canadian Field Artillery 1
Schmidt Commando 1
Herschel Native Police 1
Mpisanes Fort Commando 1
Kitcheners Scouts 1
Capt L Botha Commando 1
Royal Field Artillery Pom-Poms 1
Royal Garrison Artillery Vol 1
Scandanavian Corps 1
Wodehouse Yeomanry 1
McClear Native Contingent 1
Town Guard Kenhardt 1
Cmdt Boshoff Commando 1
Steenkamp Commando 1
Death by Unit Graph - Anglo Boer War (Top Twenty)
Death by Unit Graph - Anglo Boer War (Top Twenty)
Death by Unit Statistics: Anglo Boer War (1900-1902) Graph

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