Captain. Douglas-Willan, H.P. Commanded a squadron at Rorke’s Drift, making frequent raids into Zululand,Until the arrival of Sir Garnet Wolseley. Marched to Ulundi with Sir Garnet, his troop forming the personal Escort of the General fro m the time he entered until he quitted Zululand, and afterwards as far as Pretoria. Took Part in several expeditions after the King.
Extracts from Mackinnon & Shadbolt's South Africa Campaign of 1879