James Edward Lott 17 April 1947 - 8 May 1968 Key details Contribute › Service number2112168 AWMM Also known asJim AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeCorporal AWMMUnited States Marine Corps AWMM WarRegular Military Service AWMMVietnam War, 1961-1975 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Portrait (kindly provided by family) - This image may be sub … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesJames Edward AWMM SurnameLott AWMM Ingoa Also known asJim AWMM Service number2112168 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe ReligionProtestantChristian AWMM Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth17 April 1947 AWMM Place of birthAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Birth notesAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentTrainee teacher AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMM38 Sainsbury RoadMt AlbertAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMother AWMM Relationship statusPre 15 November 1967 AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarRegular Military Service AWMMVietnam War, 1961-1975 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number2112168 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and AwardsPurple Heart (USA) AWMMMedals received posthumously for service in Chu-Lai AWMMNavy Commendation Medal (USA) AWMM Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentUnknown AWMM Age on enlistment19 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsPost WW2 AWMM15 November 1967 AWMM Embarkation bodyPost WW2 AWMM15 November 1967 AWMMUnited States Marine Corps AWMMPrivate AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesHeightUnknown Period AWMM5 feet 10 inches AWMMKilled in ActionCause of Death AWMMGround casualty, other explosive device AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankCorporal AWMMUnited States Marine Corps AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of Albert Edward Lott who was a US citizen and Joan Kinda Hannken who was a NZ citizenAttended Mt Albert primary, Kowhai Intermediate and Mt Albert Grammar schools.Served with the US Marines for 2 years. Jim's brother Roy also served in the US Marines.Ashes buried at St Lukes Church, Mt Albert, AucklandCenotaph database record compiled from information from the memorial plaque and the newspaper clipping AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death21 AWMM Date of death8 May 1968 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathQuang NgaiVietnam AWMM Death notesQuang NgaiSouth Vietnam AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameSt Lukes Anglican ChurchMt AlbertAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Grave referenceAshes AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameVietnams Veteran Memorial WallUnited States AWMMMemorial treeSt Luke's Anglican Churchnear the corner of St Luke's and New North RoadsMt AlbertAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Memorial referencePanel 57E, Line 6. AWMM Obituary Roll of Honour Remember James Edward Lott by laying a poppy. George Lott George Makepiece Lott James Edward Lott John Lott Thomas Lott Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of James Edward Lott Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External links DocumentsSubritsky, M. (Ed). (1995). The Vietnam scrapbook: The second ANZAC adventure. Papakura, N.Z.: Three Feathers Publishing Co. AWMMSubritsky, M. (Ed). (1995). The Vietnam scrapbook: The second ANZAC adventure. Papakura, N.Z.: Three Feathers Publishing Co. AWMMSubritsky, M. (Compiler). (1995). p. 142 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.