condensed discuss document expanded export feedback print share remove reset document_white enquire_white export_white report_white
Alert!

Auckland Museum is temporarily closed

Auckland Museum is closed to visitors until further notice, in step with our country's efforts to limit the transmission of Covid-19. Our website remains open for you to browse. Visit Auckland Museum At Home.

Francis Alexander Jack Scott

-
Portrait, Weekly News - This image may be subject to copyright

Portrait, Weekly News - This image may be subject to copyright

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Francis Alexander Jack AWMM
  • Surname
    Scott AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • NZ421105 AWMM
    • WWII 421105 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

Contribute ›
  • Birth
    22 February 1916 AWMM ChristchurchCanterbury AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • Unknown AWMM Waimate, New Zealand AWMM
    • Forsbrook Boarding House, Lower High Street, Waimate Public - Jude - 6 May 2021 - Family photograph
    • 60 High Street, Waimate Public - Jude - 6 May 2021 - New Zealand, World War II Ballot Lists, 1940–1945. [Extracted from the New Zealand Gazette.] CD-ROM. Ravensbourne, Dunedin, New Zealand: Colonial CD Books, n.d.
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status
    • Unknown AWMM Single AWMM
    • In a relationship with Olga Collins Public - Jude - 6 May 2021 - Family oral history
    • Probate went to Nancy MacInnes. Public - Jude - 6 May 2021 - Principal Probate Registry. Calendar of the Grants of Probate and Letters of Administration made in the Probate Registries of the High Court of Justice in England. London, England © Crown copyright.

Service

Wars and conflicts

Contribute ›

Military decorations

Contribute ›
  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

Contribute ›

Embarkations

Contribute ›

Prisoner of war

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

Medical history

Contribute ›
  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
    Killed on air operations AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

Contribute ›
    • Son of Alexander Anderson Scott and Margaret Grace Scott, of Christchurch AWMM
    • He was an only child Public - Jude - 6 May 2021 - Family history of Olga Collins

Death

About death

Contribute ›
  • Death
    28 May 1944 AWMM
    Age 28 AWMM
    The Netherlands (Holland)Europe AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Gilze-en-Rijen (Gilze) Roman Catholic Cemetery, Noord-Brabant, The Netherlands AWMM Grave 3 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

Contribute ›
  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

Remember Francis Alexander Jack Scott by laying a poppy.

Leave a note

Leave a tribute or memory of Francis Alexander Jack Scott

Leave a note

Contribute ›

Sources

Sources

Contribute ›
  • External links
    Commonwealth War Graves Commission record
    https://www.cwgc.org/find-records/find-war-dead/casualty-details/2766254
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM
      Martyn, E. (1998-2008). vol. 2, p. 230; vol. 3 p. 430 AWMM

Contributors

Command item
Command item
Add new record Refresh
DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
06 May 2021JudeChristchurchOther
05 September 2017JanAmberley, North Canterbury, New ZealandResearcher
27 April 2017KELVINGreat Yarmouth Norfolk, EnglandResearcher

The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.

Creative Commons LicenseOnline Cenotaph Data by Auckland War Memorial Museum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.