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Hugh Scott Harkness

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Hugh Scott AWMM
  • Surname
    Harkness AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Scott AWMM
  • Service number
    66717 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    8 July 1917 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    July 8 1917 Public - Darryn - Direct descendant - 16 October 2019 - Grandfather
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Smith's Road, Waiuku, Franklin District, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mr C.I. Harkness (father), Smith's Road, Waiuku, Franklin District, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Unknown AWMM Single AWMM
    • Married to Deidre Harkness Public - Darryn - Direct descendant - 16 October 2019 - Grandmother.

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 Unknown AWMM Dairy Farm Manager/Civilian AWMM
    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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Deidre; father of Ian, Barbara, Bruce, Ross.

    Listed in the Death Notice as Scott Harkness AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    29 March 2009 AWMM
    Age 91 AWMM
    WellingtonNew Zealand AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Mount View Cemetery, Marton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 31 March 2009 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 5 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1941 to 30 September, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 5: WW2 89 AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 31 March 2009 AWMM
    • Pringle, D., & Glue, W. (1957). 20 Battalion and Armoured Regiment. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
    • Norton, F. (1952). 26 Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM

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16 October 2019Darrynnew zealandDirect descendant

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