Born 1871 Hartlip
Parents Frederick & Harriett E.
In 1881, with parents & 9 siblings. Also G/mother and 6 Servants. At Dane House, Hartlip. Father was Deputy Lieutenant & Magistrate of County of Kent.
Father died 1890, mother Nov 1901
Natal Mounted Police
Other regiments/units Unit: Natal Mounted Police, Rank: Sergeant, Number: 1292
Memorials Church. Tablet. Sgt N Locke Natal Mounted Police, Hartlip, Kent, England
Notes [Anglo-Boer War Memorials Project] 20-04
Event detail Killed on 24/04/1901 at Mahlabatini
Event unit Natal Mounted Police
Event source SAFF
Gazetteer [2830: 2814-3129] a village and magistracy in Natal Colony (Mahlabatini district; KwaZulu-Natal), 40 km north of Melmoth. Variants: Mahlabitini (incorrect spelling used by HMG); Mahlabathini (current siZulu spelling). On 28 April 1901, the magistracy was attacked by a commando which was repulsed by the four noncommissioned officers and 19 troopers of the Natal Police and 25 Zululand Police who formed the garrison; the garrison's losses were six killed or died of wounds and one severely wounded. HMG IV p.153 (map no.56); Wood p.43.