SCOTT, William Francis
(Service number 34735)

First Rank Rifleman Last Rank


Date 24 September 1896 Place of Birth Waimate, Canterbury

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Engine cleaner
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin Mrs Jeanie BRIEN, Harris Street, Waimate
Religion Presbyterian
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Unit, Squadron, or Ship Reinforcements (G Company)
Date 30 December 1916
Transport Athenic
Embarked From Wellington Destination Plymouth, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

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Military Awards

Award Circumstances and Date

No information

Prisoner of War Information

Date of Capture
Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
PoW Serial Number
PoW Camps
Days Interned
Liberation Date


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 10 June 1976 Age 79 yrs
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Cremated Kelvin Grove Cemetery, Palmerston North
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Son of William & Catherine (nee ATKINSON) SCOTT. Brother John Atkinson Killed in action at Gallipoli, 25 April 1915.


Cenotaph Database [30 June 2013]; PNCC cremation record, Kelvin Grove [30 August 2013]

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