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Douglas James Scott

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Douglas James AWMM
  • Surname
    Scott AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Doug AWMM
  • Service number
    298125 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    10 September 1921 AWMM PalmerstonOtago AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 24 April 1941 AWMM Kyeburn, Central Otago, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    J.W. Scott (father), Kyeburn, Central Otago, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 31 March 1944 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 24 April 1941 AWMM
    Age 19 AWMM
    Farm hand/Civilian AWMM
    RanfurlyOtago AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 feet 11 inches AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      brown AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      dark AWMM
    • Complexion, Unknown Period AWMM
      fair AWMM
    • Wounds , Diseases, Unknown Period AWMM
      Wounded on 5 January 1945 AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW2 11 April 1946 AWMM
    Medically Unfit AWMM
    Trooper AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    3 September 2004 AWMM
    Age 83 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Births, Deaths and Marriages (New Zealand) Historical Records online
    https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    • Pringle, D., & Glue, W. (1957). 20 Battalion and Armoured Regiment. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
      Military Service Record AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 13 (Embarkations from 1st January, 1944 to 31st March, 1944). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 13: WW2 111 AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
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