link when seeking information about Boer War soldiers and nurses. It
points to Martin
Edwards' Roll of Honour Database which includes much more than
The SOTQ Index would not be
possible without the efforts of D R Forsyth, Stan Kaplan, Kieron
Asplin, David Biggins and the members of the British
Medal Forum plus many others who
laboured long to make the Boer War records more
accessible - not to mention the myriad anonymous military clerks who
created the originals.
It is coming to you through
the volunteer-run PCUG TIP ISP using
SQLite, Apache and CGI under Linux with scripts written in Perl and
HTML by Owen Cook. The material was prepared using Konqueror, Seamonkey
Composer, Open Office Calc. and Kwrite under openSuSE Linux.
Can You Assist?
Please email me (after reading
You Help page) if you know
of, or can provide, any other online
information identifying Boer War soldiers by regiment
could be included in the index. The greater the coverage the more
likelihood of searches being successful. Alternatively, the WO127
Project Team would welcome some assistance and their efforts are a
mainstay of the SOTQ Project.