SCOTT, Robert William
(Service number 15978)

Aliases Robert SCOTT on Cenotaph Database & CWGC
First Rank Rifleman Last Rank Rifleman


Date Unknown Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Labourer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin W. SCOTT (father), Loan Head, Muiry Hill, Alrah, Banffshire, Scotland
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 6th Reinforcements 3rd Battalion, G Company
Date 26 July 1916
Transport Waitemata of Ulimaroa
Embarked From Wellington Destination Devonport, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With New Zealand Rifle Brigade, 1st Battalion, 3rd

Military Awards

Service Medals
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 30 August 1918 Age 32 yrs
Place of Death
Cause Killed in action
Memorial or Cemetery Bancourt British Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France
Memorial Reference I. D. 14.
New Zealand Memorials Memorial wall, Timaru; 2015 additions to the Tiimaru Memorial Wall

Biographical Notes

Son of William & Jane SCOTT, of Gardiner's Brae, Banff, Scotland. From Pareora [P MCN]


Cenotaph Database [08 November 2013]; CWGC [10 November 2013]; Timaru Herald, 12 September 1918 (Papers Past) [10 November]; Paul McNicholl's list of additional names for the Tiimaru Memorial Wall (August 2013)

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