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Victor Richard Stanley Scott

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  • Service number
    10275 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Lieutenant AWMM
    Auckland Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Victor Richard Stanley AWMM
  • Surname
    Scott AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    10275 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
    Thames, Coromandel District, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM
  • Birth notes
    Thames, Coromandel, New Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
    WW1 Farmer AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    H.J.W. Scott (brother), Ngarua, Waitoa, Thames Valley, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    10275 AWMM
  • Military service
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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 06 May 1916-21 June 1916 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 52 or HMNZT 53 AWMM
    Vessel was Mokoia or Navua AWMM
    Second Lieutenant AWMM
    12th Reinforcements, Wellington Infantry Battalion, J Company AWMM
    New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
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Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Lieutenant AWMM
    Auckland Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of William Greer and Elizabeth Scott, of Ngarua. Husband of Ruby Scott. AWMM

Death

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  • Age at death
    30 AWMM
  • Date of death
    4 October 1917 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Ypres, Belgium AWMM
  • Death notes
    Ypres, Belgium AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Tyne Cot Cemetery, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM
  • Grave reference
    IX.H.18. AWMM
  • Memorial name
    Te Aroha First World War Memorial, Kenrick Street, Te Aroha. AWMM
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary
    Lieutenant V. R. S. Scott, killed in action, left with the twelfth reinforcements as second lieutenant, gaining promotion on the field in June. Prior to his enlistment he was farming in the Waikato. He leaves a widow. (Auckland Weekly News, 1 November 1917, p. 22) AWMM

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23 September 2015Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher