Kommandant – F.J. Roos

Francois Johannes Roos was a burger at the siege of Mafeking and was later appointed to assistant Veldcornet.

He was later promoted to Commandant over the Klerksdorp commando and was in this capacity with the battles of Tweerivier, Magersfontein and Paardeberg

Here he was taken prisioner and deported to St Helena for two years