Raised by an ex-12th Lancer, Captain MacCaulay, for the 1879 Zulu War, this Native Corps sustained a number of casualties in the attack on Sekukini’s Stronghold on 28 November 1879.
161 Medals were awarded to the Transvaal Mounted Rifles, 158 of them with the ‘1879’ clasp.
This unit took part in the 1906 Natal Rebellion.
It was not involved in the Boer War.
Parent Category: Units
Category: Natal 1906 Rebellion units