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William Scott Pennycook

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 575 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 575 - No known copyright restrictions


  • Title
  • Forenames
    William Scott AWMM
  • Surname
    Pennycook AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Pennycock AWMM
  • Service number
    • South African N/N AWMM
    • WWI 9/1209 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Balclutha, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs W.S. Pennycock (wife), Balclutha, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 August 1915 AWMM Married AWMM


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
    WW1 OtagoNew Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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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
    • Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
    • Sniper fire, Bapaume, 20 August 1918 Public - Shaun - Other Relative - 30 April 2015 - Military Personnel File; The Troopers Tale -- The History of the Otago Mounted Rifles; Dark Journey (Glyn Harper); Official History of the Otago Regiment, N.Z.E.F. in the Great War 1914-1918.

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • William Pennycook was the husband of Margaret J. Pennycook, of The Neuk, Coupar Angus, Scotland.

    Surname is recorded as Pennycock on the Nominal Roll, Pennycook in all other references. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    24 August 1918 AWMM
    BapaumeFrance AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Grevillers British Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France AWMM VII. AA. 3. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name

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  • Thank you for your sacrifice, courage and valour. Your great great grandson Steven.
    Public - Steven graham - Other relative - 25 April 2017



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13 April 2020AllanRotoruaResearcher
25 April 2017Steven graham Brisbane AUSOther relative
30 April 2015Shaun Auckland, Other Relative
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