Kommandant – S. Grobler

Commandant Stephanus Grobler was from the Vryheid district and was from beginning to the end of the war in the veld with his three sons and two sons in law. He was at first a veldcornet of ward 3 of the Vryheid commando and later promoted to Commandant and acting Veg general.

He was in most of the battles in Natal as well was the battles of the south eastern districts of the Transvaal namely Modderspruit, Platrand, Spieshoek, Itala en some others.